Monthly Archives: January 2013

Truman’s Hump Day Song of the Week: Quiet Dog

“Quiet Dog” is this week’s hump day song, courtesy of Mos Def. It’s a little late for Wednesday, but remember that every day is a hump day for Truman. Meet you for a battle rap this weekend in the 313. … Continue reading

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Anbar’s Dark Knight

The first time I saw Aifan Sadoun Aifan al-Issawi was at Combat Outpost (COP) Black on the outskirts of Fallujah in January 2008. By then, Iraq’s sectarian blood-letting had slowed to a trickle, thanks to a combination of the Anbar … Continue reading

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Truman’s Hump Day Song of the Week: My Humps

Truman remains in hip-hop mode in the new calendar year…

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No Fiscal ‘Cliff’-mas, But We Kick the Can (Again)

From the Wall Street Journal: The compromise dodges one cliff, but it sends Congress barreling toward another. In two months, the delayed $110 billion in spending cuts will again kick in. At the same time, the U.S. will face the … Continue reading

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