Archive for March, 2005

Palm Desert, March 10 – 15, 2005

March 15th, 2005 by alephnaught

Palm Desert, March 10 – 15, 2005

We spent a wonderful warm time in Palm Desert visiting Aviva’s mother and her friend Dave. The weather was really great, sunny and in the 90s for two days, high 80s one day and mid-80s the last day – truely spectacular! We went to the Palm Springs Desert Museum – we seem to go every […]

March 10th, 2005 by alephnaught


Listening to personal radio on your iPod

Posted in Computer,

March 7th, 2005 by alephnaught

Ads for Saudi Bank Focus on Women

“Ads for Saudi Bank Focus on Women”, article from the NY Times March 7, 2005

Posted in Saudi Arabia,

March 6th, 2005 by alephnaught

Evil: An Investigation

Title: Evil: An Investigation Author: Lance Morrow Softcover: 276 Pages Publisher: Basic Books (September 30, 2004) ISBN: 0465047556 I liked this book – I read it in about a week of commuting. Some of the reviews on Amazon complain that the author doesn’t define evil. I believe that was his point, that evil is beyond […]

Posted in Books,

March 4th, 2005 by alephnaught

2 Dutch Deputies on the Run, From Jihad Death Threats

NY Times article about two deputies that are forced to live under spartan conditions because they’ve been threatened by Islamic extremists in The Netherlands.

Posted in The Netherlands,

March 1st, 2005 by alephnaught

Have I Told You About the Time a Saudi Sheik tried to Kidnap Me?

An interesting article on spending time in Saudi Arabia as a single woman

Posted in Saudi Arabia,