Comments: Other Items Of Interest

Spelling Nitpick: Columbia is the university; Colombia is the country.

Posted by Simon at June 1, 2005 12:29 PM

Color me embarrassed....

Thanks for the heads-up.

Posted by Anne at June 1, 2005 03:33 PM


As regards right-wing paramilitaries and death squads in Colombia, and the US arming them, have you also seen my posting on US foreign policy and drugs? See:

Posted by Dr. Fallon at June 2, 2005 07:13 AM

Um, don't you mean that Hawkins is giving Walker the shaft?

Posted by Avedon at June 2, 2005 07:32 AM

Sigh. Thanks for the heads-up, Avedon. I don't know where my brain was yesterday....

Dr. Fallon, I read but forgot to bookmark your entry before, so thank you very much for bringing it back to my attention. It was, in part, the memory of your entry in the back of my mind that made this particular story "jump off the page" at me when I read it.

Posted by Anne at June 2, 2005 08:54 AM