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Poetry Thursday: LIU XIA

Excerpt from Scheme, in the bilingual poetry collection Empty Chairs (Graywolf Press)

You’re always disappointed in me/
I, too, can do nothing about myself. 28 more words


Trump nominated for a peace prize - What are these governors smoking?

Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant says he’s ”proud” to have joined a group of Republican governors supporting the nomination of President Trump for a Nobel Peace Prize.    328 more words


North Korea far from a done deal

The celebrations about peace and harmony in Korea was a bit premature.

On May 9th, Trump was asked if he thought that he deserved the Nobel Peace Prize because of his North Korea diplomacy. 870 more words


A Prize Idiot

I’ve been nominated for – and won! – awards for things quite jazzy.
In 1991, I made a film and won a Razzie.
That “Worst Supporting Actor” trophy’s sitting on my shelf. 364 more words

Il non habera Nobel de litteratura in 2018 pro le scandalo de abusos sexual


Le Academia Svedese informava iste venerdi (04.05.2018) que iste anno non se dara le Nobel de Litteratura, le maxime premio del litteras mundial, e que le fallimento se posponera a 2019, pro le scandalo de filtrationes e suposte abusos sexual que le ha mittite in un crise historic. 453 more words

Escándalo en las academias

Caracas, 13 de mayo de 2018


David Lynch es un reconocido director de cine estadounidense. Entre su repertorio filmográfico se encuentran icónicos como El hombre elefante y Blue Velvet. 723 more words


A New Economy for the Middle East and North Africa

Despite its geopolitical challenges, the economies of the Middle East and North Africa have vast untapped potential in their young, educated, and tech-savvy populations. If governments can implement the reforms needed to shift from public- to private-sector-led development, the region’s economies could become digital powerhouses. 844 more words