Always Watch Your Luggage
Thailand's former premier, billionaire world-traveler Thaksin Shinawatra, was in Moscow on some business when he visited a McDonald's where his briefcase was stolen
. The contents of the case included thousands of dollars and rubles. Apparently his experiences in business and losing his office to a military coup have not made him more careful.
RedState Tribute to Russian Photographer
Recently two members of the RedState
community spent some time as embedded journalists in Iraq. For those who haven't read anything about their trip, I think a good start will be with their account of meeting Russian photographer Dmitry Chebotayev
, killed in Iraq in the past week.
Official intolerance of free speech has moved Sandmoney
to stop blogging for a while
I think the story and the situation speak for themselves. Clearly we are not getting our money's worth with our foreign aid to the Mubarak regime.