Wednesday, July 8, 2009

Odds and ends

  • Secretary of State Clinton gave an interview yesterday to Venezuela’s Globovision, speaking mainly about Honduras and other topics. In one question about Cuba, she expressed a desire “to see fundamental changes in the Cuban regime.” The State Department transcript is here, and Globovision’s in Spanish is here.

  • The White House announces that former Congressional candidate and Miami-Dade Democratic Party chair Joe Garcia is going to the Department of Energy.

  • Orioles announcer Gary Thorne writes in the Bangor Daily News about Cuban pitcher Aroldis Chapman and Oriole Danys Baez, in whose footsteps he is following.


Anonymous said...

*gag* Joe Garcia.

Anonymous said...

"Cuba’a 2008 statistical yearbook is on-line."
So now the Cuban government is the business of publishing fairy tales online too?