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This Cuban Gives A Lesson On Cigar Smoking

October 18, 2018 

When A-hole Christopher Columbus arrived in the Caribbean, he was greeted with open arms by the Taino Indians that lived on the islands, (mistake). Along with gold (another mistake), beads (ditto), and food (should have been poisoned), they also offered him some dried leaves as a present. Columbus had no idea what it was. The….

Cuba Paves The Way For Marriage Equality

July 26, 2018 

Cuba is rewriting its constitution to try and adapt to the modern world and one of the changes will allow for marriage equality on the island. The opening for marriage equality comes in a clever change in the way the marriage laws are worded. Instead of stating that it has to be between a man….

Why Will The U.S. Talk To North Korea And Not Cuba?

June 14, 2018 

This week president Donald Trump traveled to Singapore to meet with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un in an historic meeting, the first one since the end of the Korean War in 1953. Though the U.S. did not gain much from the talks other than a vague promise to try and denuclearize, it is still….

Miguel Diaz-Canel Named President Of Cuba

April 19, 2018 

As comes as no surprise to anyone, Miguel Diaz-Canel was unanimously named the new president of Cuba today after president Raul Castro stepped down. He was the only candidate of the only party so he kind of had to be elected. You’ll recall that Raul took over for his brother Fidel in 2010 and before….

Cuba Will Have A Non-Castro President Starting Thursday…But Who?

April 17, 2018 

For the first time since the 1959 revolution, someone who is not Fidel and Raul Castro will be the leader in Cuba. On Thursday, 86 year old Raul Castro will step down as president. He took over for his brother Fidel in 2010 after Fidel’s health began to seriously decline. Raul ushered in a detente….