A Week in the Life of Gustavo

"Seems to think that if he fails to write, la migra will find him."--OC Weekly More merriment available at ronmaydon@yahoo.com

quinta-feira, julho 03, 2003

Our American leaders, courtesty of Daily Rotten History...
Jul 3 1988

Mistaking it for a F-14 fighter plane, the American warship USS Vincennes shoots down Iran Air flight 655, killing all 290 people aboard. Despite his country's having recklessly downed a passenger airliner while operating inside Iran's territorial waters, Vice President George Bush declares a month later: "I will never apologize for the United States of America, ever. I don't care what the facts are."

The writing life is good...so far. But spent most of the day yesterday at the Centro Cultural de Mexico with CS, KC, DH, and other assorted testaments to the beauty of humanity. I need more people like those in my life.