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Several Busy Days

Posted: Jun 23, 2012

My original idea of blogging at least one post per day has already fallen by the wayside.  Our days have been packed, and there have been so many outstanding experiences, and there has been so little time to process them.  Add to that my ...

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The Tale of a Light Bulb

Posted: Jun 20, 2012

In order to synchronize ourselves with Ethiopian time, we kept going Wednesday after a brief period of rest, and we had a full afternoon of meetings with Jember Terferra at IHAUDP.  After supper back at the hotel, we all finally stumbled off ...

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First Impressions 2

Posted: Jun 20, 2012

It is unavoidable that my first impression of Addis Ababa was the airport, which looks pretty much like any other major airport in the world.  After leaving the plane, though, I found myself immersed in a diverse sea of people.  The ...

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First Impressions 1

Posted: Jun 20, 2012

This will be a short blog post -- I mainly want to let my gentle readers know that The Mob has arrived safe and well if a bit strung out in Addis Ababa.  After 13 hours in the air (from Washington, D.C.), it then took us two hours to clear ...

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The Jumping-Off Point

Posted: Jun 19, 2012

Waiting. We call it "travel", but it is composed of waiting. If an elevator is a box that moves you to another floor, a plane is a tube that moves you to another place. The plane travels, but we wait. It is 5:30pm in Ethiopia; 10:30am in ...

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