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Will the Real Moses Stand Up Please?

November 29, 2016


Those of us with a few years behind us know that Moses was of course Charlton Heston. Spartacus, the Roman slave, was not Russell Crowe but Kirk Douglas. And the movie Exodus starred a youngish guy named Paul Newman, who was Jewish. The girls loved Newman since he was a good-looking dude. The older girls […]

Haiti in My Memory

January 22, 2010


Recalls a young naval officer's visit to Port au Prince in 1965 and reflects on how Haiti has become the country today, especially in the light of the massive earthquake of January, 2010.