The issue of Shalit’s detention had become a significant factor in the Israeli psyche, Levy said, reviving what he called the “national trauma” over Ron Arad, the now apparently deceased Israeli pilot captured during the Lebanon war.
Juxtaposed with a national trauma that involves 11,000 political prisoners.
From "I Wish I had Written That," by William Faulkner, appearing in a column called "Confessions" by Fanny Butcher in the Chicago Tribune, July 16, 1927.
And the symbol of their doom: a White Whale. There’s a death for a man, now: none of your patient pasturage for little grazing beasts you can’t even see with the naked eye. There’s magic in the very word. A White Whale. White is a grand word, like a crash of massed trumpets; and leviathan himself has a kind of placid blundering majesty in his name. And then put them together!!! A death for Achilles, and the divine maidens of Patmos to mourn him, to harp white-handed sorrow on their golden hair.
2 pieces Pez candy, one yellow, one pink 1 can King Cobra 1 can Red Bull
Crush the Pez until reduced to a fine powder. Transfer the powder to the bottom of an empty glass. Pour in equal parts King Cobra and Red Bull. Don’t be alarmed when the foaming begins; it will subside. Adjust for flavor.
A cooking blog I look forward to: RECIPES FOR LIFE, by Pascale Boucicaut,which teaches you how to make fancy food with instructions like
3. Like Mr. Man, Spaghetti Squashes are not so tough as they appear to be. They fall apart at the slightest touch, and noodle themselves all over your fingers. It’s a shame because you felt great about this recipe, so you’re gonna have to improvise. You briefly consider running to pick up a butternut, but then you decide to tough it out and make a paste. You haven’t been getting anything you want recently, so if this dish doesn’t work out you won’t be disappointed. You’ll add it to your list of trials and failures. Toss the squash into a food processor with Parmesan and some olive oil and then strain the liquid out.
This is the only recording in history of the author performing his signature story. We meet him in a motel in Palo Alto. After some conversation, the story begins. The original program was made in 1983, enhanced in 2009.