"FORTAN:(Formula Translator) A high level programming language used mainly to solve scientific and engineering problems
G-77: The Group of 77 (G-77) was established in 1964 by seventy-seven developing countries signatories of the "Joint Declaration of the Seventy-Seven...
Remember John Prine’s Please Don’t bury Me?
Venus De Milo can have my arms, look out, I’ve got your nose
Sell my heart to the junkman and give my love to Rose.”
Maybe I’ve just got a twisted sense of humor, but that’s what I thought
about when I read...
Today the Communist Government of Vietnam did a good thing. Clemency
was granted, for whatever reason, to American citizens held as
prisoners. The Americans were basically charged with treason against
the Communist Government of Vietnam.
"It seems perverse that one of the main roads out of one of the highest cities on Earth should actually climb as it leaves town.
But climb it does - just short of a lung-sapping five kilometres (three miles) above sea level, where even the internal combustion engine is forced...