We are a commune of inquiring, skeptical, politically centrist, capitalist, anglophile, traditionalist New England Yankee humans, humanoids, and animals with many interests beyond and above politics. Each of us has had a high-school education (or GED), but all had ADD so didn't pay attention very well, especially the dogs. Each one of us does "try my best to be just like I am," and none of us enjoys working for others, including for Maggie, from whom we receive neither a nickel nor a dime. Freedom from nags, cranks, government, do-gooders, control-freaks and idiots is all that we ask for.
Cuba : Please say it ain't so. As soon Ian Shrager walks in ,the charm will walk out of Havana. Castro may be responsible for many things but turning Cuba into a Disney World is not one of them. It is too soon to know what will transpire when Fidel dies and he will die, but letting the American tourist trade in will not necessarily be the remedy for the Cubans. read entire article here:
"I was completely enchanted with the country," he says. "I was completely taken with it. To me what was interesting was Old Havana, like Venice, a special place frozen in time.And politics aside, Castro, he's the last great world leader on the world stage. He is the last one left, and to me that adds to the legend. "My customers are waiting for Cuba to happen," Shrager says.Click here: http://www.travelwirenews.com/cgi-script/csArticles/articles/000067/006713-p.htm