1) An astonishingly elegant and perceptive quote.
2) Totalitarians always seem to have it in for the Jews. Hitler, of course, needs no introduction in connection with this phenomenon; Stalin should be familiar as an Anti-Semite, but in case he isn’t, here’s some background. Whatever the reason, I suppose it would be asking too much for Hugo Chavez to be any different.
3) Science marches on.
4) Cuba celebrates this hero of socialist labor (Bagock!)