Category Archives: Shiite versus Shiite

Kafka in Hollywood

Friday evening August 22, out here on this quiet block above this end of the Sunset Strip, was quite pleasant – the distant lights starting to glow in the multimillion dollar homes out back, up in the Hollywood Hills – … Continue reading

Posted in Betrayal, Bush and Maliki agree to Timetable, Eldon Smith aka John McCain, Empty Threats, Franz Kafka, Obama, Realpolitik Returns, Republicans for Obama, Shiite versus Shiite, Susan Eisenhower, The Iraq War Ends, Timelines for Withdrawal, Withdrawal From Iraq | 1 Comment

Perpetual Stalemate

Out here in Hollywood almost everyone seems to be a screenwriter – it’s just a local thing. You have one in the drawer, or if not an actual screenplay, a treatment – four or five pages of what the screenplay … Continue reading

Posted in Complexity, Congressional Hearings, Couldn't Be So, Foreign Policy, Hillary Clinton, Hollywood, Iran, Iraq, Iraq Civil War, McCain, Military Matters, Muqtada al-Sadr, Nouri al-Maliki, Obama, Petraeus, Reality and all that..., Shiite versus Shiite, The Sixth Year of the War, The War | Leave a comment