another gem: “It just forces you to actually call your assistant. It’s like the old days, when you had to talk to people.”
banker hyperbole about life w/out bberry: “It’s one of those things – you dont realize how important it is to breathe, until you cant do it”
Do most people really need their blackberries that much? I am quite enjoying life without that flashing red light…
Where do figures for Afghan children in school come from? ISAF and UK embassy had a 1 million difference this week, which seems like a lot
KABUL (Reuters) – Afghanistan will need financial and military support for many years after a 2014 deadline for foreign combat troops to return home, and may not be able to balance its budget until the middle of next decade, Britain’s ambassador in Kabul said.
William Patey, speaking 10 years after the start of the U.S. military campaign in Afghanistan, said he was confident the Afghan army was already stronger than the Taliban, but it would need long-term help with training and funds.