Books · Non-Fiction · Politics

Confessions of an Economic Hit Man

I’ve been really busy recently, and as a result, my book list has been ignored. I’ve had an ever-growing pile of books which I optimistically purchased, but never got around to actually reading. When I found out I had two weeks off between semesters, I promised myself I would dig in. Alas, less than a… Continue reading Confessions of an Economic Hit Man


Running the Kitchen – Day 2 (Zucchini Corn Pancakes!)

So with mom gone for Umrah to Saudi Arabia, Dad expecting dinner ready at aftaar time, my brother hungry after a hard day at work, and a bunch of friends coming over, I had little time to relax and even less time to cook! I needed something simple, easy, and delicious. It had to filling… Continue reading Running the Kitchen – Day 2 (Zucchini Corn Pancakes!)

Politics · Religion

Obama+Muslims = Celebrating Ramadan?

“To Muslim Americans across our country and to more than one billion Muslims around the world, I extend my best wishes on this holy month.” – Barack Obama August 13th, 2010 – The President hosts an Iftar at the White House & Talks About the Ground Zero Mosque Obama’s stirring speech is going to hit… Continue reading Obama+Muslims = Celebrating Ramadan?