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Two Continents and the Pentagon Roiled Feb. 7, 2006: Vol. 2, Issue No. 10 IN THE NEWS Embassies torched as cartoon furor grows DAMASCUS (Reuters) - Furious Syrians set fire to the Danish and Norwegian embassies on Saturday as protests over cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed showed no signs of abating despite calls for calm. —Rasha Elass, Reuters, Feb. 5, 2006 Joint Chiefs Send Rare Protest letter to 'Wash Post' Over 'Reprehensible' Toles Cartoon NEW YORK — A Tom Toles editorial cartoon published in The Washington Post on Monday and on its Web site has drawn a very rare and very strong

Ever since I bought the Granta issue called "Krauts!" the journal has had a special place in my heart. I was studying German around the time of the Reunification, and found that the blend of articles by top authors Granta published as a "group portrait" perfectly captured the strange truth about German culture in search of itself. The outright audacity of the issue title "Krauts!" is in sync with the equally daring approach taken in Granta's 14-year control mailing, "Throw Away This Envelope" (see below right.) Inside, the editor's letter reveals that this explosive reverse psychology is actually a trick playing on (a)

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