|Award-winning blogger Pete Trumbore got a|
Duckie for his beautiful and sharp blog
|Will Moore dressed for his Ignite conference|
My roommate, Bill Ayres, brought cookies as usual!
|Sara Mitchell, whose laugh is perhaps the only one in the|
business that is louder and more piercing than mine
A big story of this ISA was reaction to and protest of the Muslim Ban and all that Trump is doing.
|The G-Man in the middle is actually Cullen Hendrix, |
a prof at U of Denver. I think he would have looked better
in his drummer garb. Oh well.
The ban had a direct impact on me and mine: Aisha Ahmad was to receive an award for the best paper on International Security in 2016, but she could not attend given how Canadian Muslims were being treated at the border. It was my honor to accept on her behalf, but also my shame--that my country (well one of the two) was behaving so badly that she could not attend. I was and am super proud of her--for her achievement and the classy statement she had me read.
|First Spidey appearance|
And an old book cover that could be the new cover for any books on US intervention policy:
As always, I enjoyed seeing my friends, making new ones, eating great food, having some terrific beer, not losing at poker, getting feedback and learning about the latest research