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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...

Monday, July 4, 2011

You want to have a fun time in the long holiday. You want to forget the books and thinking and learning and just cut loose. I know the feeling. At the same time you certainly don’t want to lose momentum on your quest to become a better student.

Monday, July 4, 2011

We have indeed been honoured by the presence of a survivor of the Rwandan holocaust, in the person of Immaculee Libagiza, on our soil and cannot but be filled with admiration for her almost limitless capacity for forgiveness.

Sunday, July 3, 2011

“Now, I have to go back to work on my State of the Union speech. And I worked on it until pretty late last night. But I want to say one thing to the American people. I want you to listen to me. I’m going to say this again: I did not have sexual relations with that woman, Ms Lewinsky.

Sunday, July 3, 2011

Given the pluralistic and diverse nature of our constitutional and religious values, a common and legitimate aspiration of the public is to ensure the Government of the day subscribes to the cherished ideals of justice, security, accountability, transparency, ethics and morality in public life. ...

Sunday, July 3, 2011

As the election momentum picks up, the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) General Secretary and presidential candidate has announced that the party is ready for the polls many believe would be held sometime in October/November.

Sunday, July 3, 2011

Last Sunday, Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar “realigned” her Government with one of the more substantial reshuffles seen in the political history of Trinidad and Tobago.

Sunday, July 3, 2011

Sometimes in politics one has to bob and weave, do a little dip and dance, a swirl and a twist and a little sashaying on the issues.

Sunday, July 3, 2011

Within the last year, much has been happening in the airline industry. Of specific interest is the decision by one of the world’s largest airlines to take legal action against two of the three largest content distributors.

Saturday, July 2, 2011

I laughed quietly to myself (lqtm for the BBM crew) reading a blueberry message from a friend living in the USA. Darragh Moze, aka Pompadour, takes perverse pleasure in regaling me with romanticised stories of life in the big city of Atlanta.

Saturday, July 2, 2011

All ah we got we own set ah little drama
Some drink ah rum, some seek a saviour
Some run down fun, some never quench thirst for power
And some seek love in the most desperate hour
Stand firm and don’t let self-doubt devour

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