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Hold On, One Sect Homeland? We Need To Talk

[youtube=] ***Spoilers, obviously*** Pull up a chair, Homeland. I’ve got a bone to pick with you. Now I like you, Homeland. I’m in your corner, I am. Most of the time you get it right.

One Night In Sirte, Libya

Sirte was the last city in Libya to fall, it was the Gaddafi stronghold and the site of the most lucrative oil basin. When Gaddafi’s convoy was hit by militia RPGs in late October, he climbed into a sewer drain in Sirte to protect himself from, what he thought, were NATO drones.

15 Weird Files From The Cybercafe Recycling Bin

When surfing networks — whether it be on college intranet, FTP servers, or KaZaa — there is a curiosity to browse the collection of another, if only to discover things of similar interest. These, however, are curated results. It is rare to comb the lumped, electro-dossiers of the not-so-distant-past.

Congolese Elections

The Rwandan border personnel waves me through without headache but, in the interstitial area between the two countries, I’m stopped almost immediately by the Congolese military. It seems pretty obvious that I am a sore thumb in these parts: solo, white American in a barrel of ethnic Hutus and Tutsis.