Jonathan M. Katz
Nonpermanent observer. Author of 'The Big Truck That Went By: How the1
Peyser calls Danish prime minister a "pastry," "cupcake," "hellcat" and "tart" ... then demands Obama apologize: http://t.co/2zzSaRR7GF
And the plaintive sigh at Dessalines being "unlike Mandela" in 1804 is one for the ages. Clear who the ambassador identifies with there.
And ... "We were first in the Americas to host a community of maroons running away from slavery in French St Domingue." Who is "we"?
He mentions the 1939 "bilateral agreement," but not the DR's massacre of ~20,000 Haitians and dark-skinned Dominicans that necessitated it.
RT @samloewenberg: "Excitement over small projects w/ indeterminate effects [distracts] from…difficult process of building institutions" ht…
RT @dguttenfelder: Boarding Air Koryo flight for Pyongyang on time. Flight attendants say the city is blanketed after the season's first he…
Jerks, you, and me. RT @nycsouthpaw: Who gives a fuck about an oxford comma?