Although it takes less than an hour to get to Bintan
from Singapore, it feels a world away. No cars,
high rises or even the internet (YIKES!), just miles of
sandy, white beaches with lots of palm trees.
I did the weekend in style at the Nirwana Gardens hotel
right on the beach (and yes, the water is a warm as it
""Our enemies are innovative and resourceful, and
so are we. They never stop thinking about new ways to harm our country and our
people, and neither do we."
"I want to thank the astronauts who are with us,
the courageous spacial entrepreneurs who set such a wonderful example for the
young of our country."
"Had we to do it over again, we would look at the
consequences of catastrophic success, being so successful so fast that an enemy
that should have surrendered or been done in escaped and lived to fight another