The renown scientist, the first and foremost expert in interpretation of disjointed ravings produced by Iranian first and foremost
stand-up comedian lunatic president Mahmoud (the Mad) Ahmadinejad, prof. Juan Cole, Richard P. Mitchell Collegiate Professor of History at the University of Michigan, the delight of Ayatollahs, the staunch defender of any Muslim fundie with a big mouth, the lone ray of light in the Western Islamophobic darkness, the...
Oops, the needle got stuck somewhere in that tirade. Anyway, Juan Cole the historian seems to be branching out into biology, where he made a discovery that will reverberate. Being a modest and unpretending servant of science, he hasn't made a lot of noise about it, but here it is, available to all in its bottomless wisdom:
The American political elite, very attentive to big money in politics and to the Israel lobbies, almost certainly is pulling for Shafiq to win.I am willing to bet* that not a single reader of this sentence will find it, not upon the first reading. So I shall help you out: see that "Israel lobbies"?
Mark this day in your calendars. Because.
(*) But I wouldn't, so keep your change.