Category: Everything else

Annie Leibovitz at Work

This book was a very pleasant surprise. A book filled with nice photos, and in addition with wonderful text by the photographer to accompany the photos. Annie Leibovitz does magic when it comes to portraits of celebrities, and portraits in…

Animal Farm

This was for me an animated version of not only the communist revolution, but also the Islamic revolution in Iran, which I witnessed personally during my teens. I was always amazed by how closely the events in this book mirrored…

Meet the people who want Julian Assange “whacked”

“Why can’t we act forcefully against WikiLeaks?” asked neoconservative Weekly Standard editor Bill Kristol earlier this week. “Why can’t we use our various assets to harass, snatch or neutralize Julian Assange and his collaborators, wherever they are? Why can’t we…