Category Archives: Africa

Kendall Jones


You may have read about her.  Texas Tech Cheerleader and African big game hunter.  I enjoyed it when she discussed one of my favorite Presidents, Teddy Roosevelt.  He was a big game hunter,e, now you have your real live Buffy, … Continue reading

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Botswana


Thank you to the person from Botswana, who clicked on my blog yesterday.  Feel free to contact me, I’ve been to South Africa, not Botswana, but find your country interesting.  

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Kidnapped Nigerian Girls, Why Should I Care?


Well, not just why should I care, but why should all of us care?  I may not have daughters, but I have nieces.  If this happened to them, I’d be searching those woods by myself if need be, (and I … Continue reading

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More on the Kidnapped Girls in Nigeria.


I wasn’t going to post this.  A friend posted a picture on Facebook, which I shared on my page, but Anjali encouraged me to do this so I am. When I saw the Nightly News on PBS last night, I … Continue reading

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Interest in Africa


Africa, the continent where mankind began.  Before, I wrote asking where people think the Garden of Eden was.  Another argument from Africa might be, Be Fruitful and Multiply.  Then again, these were our most ancient ancestors, hunter gatherers. Hunter gatherers … Continue reading

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Why Do I Need to Speak English?!


OK, I will be honest, I speak Brooklyn.  Yes, English is a second language, but now as a middle aged writer, I never thought see the day, when I would correct other peoples’ grammar.  Am I just becoming old and … Continue reading

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Why War Is Stupid in More Ways Than One.


In the past, rulers looked at ways to expand their real estate.  Larger tax base, more revenue, so you might poach on another rulers’ territory. As time has moved on though, how smart is modern warfare?  Other than the fact … Continue reading

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