[Vi1] A look at Genghis Khan’s spy network.
[Vi2] The dark history of the engineering of the VX Nerve Agent.
[Vi3] Civil War: The Battle of San Diego.
[Vi4] Do the armed forces need to get modern and ditch officer wife school? Not quite the same, but I’m in favor of all the home ec tutoring we can manage for anyone, wherever we can manage it.
[Vi5] Violence against tribeswomen is a huge problem. My sister-in-law is acting as an adjudicator for cases in Alaska, where the problem is less missing women and more sexually abused girls and women. It’s… a mess.
[Vi7] Slavery is making a comeback in Libya.
[Vi8] Colin Dickey has a writeup on a book involving The Great Cat and Dog Massacre of World War II, which it turns out may have been largely unnecessary.
[Vi9] Atomic bomb survivors draw Ground Zero in 1945.