The Boca Boys

Argentina will always be a soccer mad nation which has produced a host of sporting sons from Maradona to Messi. Soccer always had and will hold iconic status in this country and of course the sporting superstars from the Tango capital will always be catapulted from the locality of Boca Juniors to a thrilling international…

Minority Minority

I recently was browsing at the Nature newsletter, where I saw a headline that read ‘Minority Minority’. I was drawn by that heading since I am just that (If I was living in America that is). I am no black man or Hispanic, nor am I a native or an indigenous minority, nor do I…

Birthday Boy

My birthday falls on the 19th of August, the same day as Bill Clinton, the man from the deep south, with a good north inside his temple, who came east and became the president of a west power. He was like an anemometer or anemoscope, a disciple of fate, who strayed to the speed of…