In keeping with my resolution to be less sensitive in my posts, here are two:
It finally struck me why there have been so many problems in the Middle East for centuries. They don't eat pork at their New Years dinner, duh!
And discovering further evidence of God's love of irony with perhaps a slight sense of humor, I realized yesterday that some things that are so soft make me so hard.
One more thing - for those of you who receive emailed updates of new posts, but won't see edits to previous posts - after a conversation with Cheryl yesterday, I updated my post about my "strategic interests" from Monday, so if you care, you'd have to go to the actual site to see what I felt compelled to update.