12 Jul 2010
Mind blowing? You may say that something was blowing in their minds when they supported him in the first place.
You’d think the well-heeled and enlightened eggheads at the Aspen Ideas Festival—which is running all week in this fashionable resort town with heady panel discussions and earnest disquisitions involving all manner of deep thinkers and do-gooders—would be receptive to an intellectually ambitious president with big ideas of his own.
In a way, the folks attending this cerebral conclave pairing the Aspen Institute think tank with the Atlantic Monthly magazine might even … Read the rest...read more
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12 Apr 2010
Apparently, Pope Benedict liked it!
September 8, 1943.
Kidnap the Pope! Desecrate the Vatican and lay hands on the only figure of authority that remains in an Italy torn by the advancement of Allied forces. And this order arrives directly from Berlin, from the Fuhrer himself.
There is no peace for Italy after the signing of the armistice- Americans in the South, Germans in the North. A battle ground. And right in the middle is Rome. A city abandoned to itself and the Nazis, who make it their general headquarters. This is where the Pope is, the man who … Read the rest