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a kaddish for farzad bazoft, and also saddam hussein

I never met Saddam Hussein.  But I wanted to.  We were guests, actually, of Tariq Aziz — who was Foreign Minister at the time.  Little known fact:  they both share a birthday (one year apart): April 28th. It was my birthday.  And we had just been detained.  Pulled from the Baghdad airport just as we […]