Daily Archive: January 13, 2013

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I’m No Mathematician, But…

Is anyone else a little boggled by the choice of actors in this new “Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters” movie?  The titular characters are played by Jeremy Renner and Gemma Arterton, ages 42 and...

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The Dream of Azawad.

Precis: While no two wars ought to be compared to each other, the latest flare-up in Mali is only the latest jihaadist insurgency in the Sahel, going back into antiquity. In its turn, the...