Al Jazeera Strikes Again With Humour and an Opinion Piece Trump the Teflon President; Back to the Middle East With the Death of the Emir of Kuwait; An Intelligent Message of Condolence Sent by Trump; Cannot Declare a Period of Mourning If You Are Dead; Political Advice to Both Biden and Trump; Photograph of a Queen and a Loo Sign; Definition of Retract

I am forced to retract a statement made previously. Retract is to take back, withdraw, unsay, recant, disown, disavow, disclaim, abjure, repudiate, renounce, reverse, revoke, rescind, annul, cancel, go back…

Americans Do Have Their Opinions and Here They Are: Research Conducted By a University Situated in Qatar; Who is For and Who is Against Whom; Another Unheard and Unheeded Address to the United Nations; Eleven Cloth Face Masks; When Life Gives You Lemons Make Lemonade or Combine with Tequila; More Expertise On Qatar; Thoroughness and Beaucoup Defined; More Than Halfway Through the Quran; Long Conversations with Allah; Shot of a Flu Shot

This from the Internet – the font of all knowledge. “A recent study was conducted revealing some Only half of Americans think Israel is an ally of the United States,…

The Status of My Health Which is a Boring Topic; Four TIA’s in Three Years; A Conversation with Regina With Much Laughter; Complicated Diagnosis in MD Language; More Tests and Appointments Scheduled; A Strange Surprise Telephone Call From Qatar; I Am Apparently Famous in the Middle East; Photograph of a Fake Pumpkin

I have enjoyed good health throughout my 77 years. I am most thankful for my excellent health but I also take good care of myself, getting regular check ups and…

Relinquishing My Status as Middle East Expert: An Extremely Bad Day But Restoration Using a Hot Water Bottle and Pet Bunny; Definition of My New Name With Possible Change of Last Name; An Unlikely Fourth Marriage; A Treasure Found, a Photograph of Ishi, My Beloved Cat; StewIn Your Own Juice, Wake Up And Smell the Coffee Defined

The world will be grateful to know that I am relinquishing my status as being a Middle East expert and leaving them to stew in their own juices (so to…