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In the past week I remembered a scene from the popular Christmas comedy, Home Alone. In the first movie, which was undoubtedly the best of the series thus far, everyone was busy packing their stuff as they were about to travel on a Christmas trip. Little Kevin (the main star) is questioned by his sister as to why he was worried, after all, their mommy...

Sunday, December 12, 2010

Based upon the flood of responses I have received from all corners of the globe to my article last week on the destruction of Tobago, it is clear that there are many, many people out there who are deeply concerned as to what is happening to Tobago and most of them are glad...

Sunday, December 12, 2010

There was an interesting article in a daily newspaper recently which gave some facts surrounding the controversial aircraft deal involving Caribbean Airline and which led to the firing of the company’s CEO.

Sunday, December 12, 2010

Benchmark crude was priced at more than US$88/barrel at the start of day on Friday. That is US$23 more than the US$65 that petroleum revenue was based on in the 2010/2011 budget.

Sunday, December 12, 2010

At one time, it was fondly known as the “family jewels.” At airport security today, those jewels are treated like junk. In a cellphone video given big-screen magic by the US media, a California man filmed what was supposed to be a routine crotch-grabbing.

Saturday, December 11, 2010

The Christmas spirit in the House
of Representatives yesterday
was evident only because some
people wore red.
Predominantly, female MPs on
the Opposition PNM side and
Prime Minister Kamla Persad-
Bissessar on the Government
bench.

Saturday, December 11, 2010

This one is particularly difficult for me in that it strikes at the heart of a pastime that, in my youth, I was heavily immersed. It is difficult to say what the charm is for the average Trini standing one foot on a grimy pavement, the other in a drain writhing with glistening roaches.

Friday, December 10, 2010

The worst forest fire in Israel’s history occurred last week; and, all over the world, people were saying, “What? They had a forest in Israel to catch fire?

Thursday, December 9, 2010

It is one thing to win an election. It is quite another thing to govern a country. It’s good to rule by consensus but disastrous when no one is in charge and the leadership functions by vaps. It is exciting when a leader is guided by a sense of good will.

Thursday, December 9, 2010

During the life of the Race Relations Committee, Prof Cudjoe and myself differed fundamentally on several issues of race, history, politics, education, religion and culture in T&T.

Wednesday, December 8, 2010

“This is meh band a grow up with; dis is my idol, dat is we idol, the great Desperadoes. That is what we have to hold on to; if Despers gone, what we going to hold on to; tell me what it have in Laventy to hold on to if Despers gone?

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