John J. Xenakis

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World View: Hezbollah Commander Assassinated in Increasingly Violent Lebanon

Hezbollah commander Hassan al-Laqqis was shot to death by gunmen with silencers as he arrived home late on Tuesday evening in Beirut, Lebanon. This was a new shock for the Shia terrorist militia organization, because al-Laqqis was supposed to be well protected from such attacks. Dec 5, 2013 1:25 AM PT

World View: Vice President Joe Biden Backs Japan as He Heads for China

As tensions continue to be high after the recent announcement by China of an Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ) encompassing much of the East China Sea, including regions belonging to Japan, American vice president Joe Biden is renewing the U.S. commitment to Japan. Dec 4, 2013 1:37 AM PT

World View: Obamacare--500M Lines of Code, $500M, only 60% Completed

The historic IT disaster known as the Obamacare web site has been of intense interest to me, since I've been a Senior Software Engineer for decades, and I have personally participated in, witnessed, and reported on (as a technology reporter) a number of IT disasters. Dec 1, 2013 4:08 AM PT

Obamacare: 500M Lines of Code, $500M, 60% Complete, No Surprise

The historic IT disaster known as the Obamacare web site has been of intense interest to me, since I've been a Senior Software Engineer for decades, and I have personally participated in, witnessed, and reported on (as a technology reporter) a number of IT disasters. But even so, the size of the Obamacare web site catastrophe on October 1 still takes my breath away. Nov 30, 2013 9:59 PM PT

World View: India Still Vulnerable 5 Years after '26/11' Terrorist Attack on Mumbai

Almost exactly five years ago, on November 26, 2008, ten members of the Pakistani jihadist group, Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) landed on the Mumbai, India, shoreline, having traveled by boat from Karachi in Pakistan. What followed was a 60-hour shooting rampage, one of the most horrific terrorist attacks of the decade, killing 164 people. Nov 29, 2013 2:04 AM PT

World View: Nationalistic Bloggers Ridicule China over America's B-52s

There was a flood of support by Chinese bloggers when China announced on Saturday that it was establishing an "Air Defense Identification Zone" (ADIZ) encompassing the East China Sea, including Japan's Senkaku Islands, and demanded that any aircraft flying through the ADIZ must report to China's military, or face military "defensive" measures. Nov 28, 2013 3:05 AM PT

World View: Jubilation in Tehran over Iran's Nuclear Deal

Iranians cheered foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on his return to Tehran, after successfully negotiating the nuclear deal in Geneva. He was praised as an "ambassador of peace", and chants rang out, "No to war, sanctions, surrender and insult." Nov 26, 2013 3:29 AM PT

World View: China Demands to Control Air Space over Japan's Senkaku Islands

In a major escalation of tensions with Japan, China has announced the creation of an "East China Sea Air Defense Identification Zone," which says that China’s Ministry of National Defense will have administrative responsibility for the entire East China Sea region, including the Senkaku/Diaoyu islands that have historically belonged to Japan. Nov 24, 2013 1:22 AM PT

World View–JFK: We Shall Pay Any Price, Bear Any Burden for the Success of Liberty

He was in the generations that had seen massive famine and genocide. He had seen American soldiers tortured, mutilated and killed on the Bataan death march, or shot down like fish in a barrel on the beaches of Normandy. He had seen America and its allies kill millions of civilians, women and children, with huge firebombs and nuclear weapons. He had seen human beings at their worst, worse than the most vicious animals. And he was saying that America must pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship to keep it from happening again, because he knew that paying that price was a tiny fraction of the cost of not paying it. Nov 22, 2013 8:04 PM PT

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