Tag Archives: Milan Kundera

Laughter and Forgetting

Americans all have their cultural heritage. Some are proud to be Irish, sort of. Their great-grandparents’ parents came over a long time ago, but there are those Saint Patrick’s Day parades everywhere, every year, and everyone wants to be Irish, … Continue reading

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Masterful Storytelling, Most of It Quite Fanciful

This was the week Obama was in Ireland – but even if his great-grandfather’s grandfather was from Ireland, our president just doesn’t seem Irish. His father was from Kenya and his mother from Kansas, and he was born in Hawaii … Continue reading

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