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by Tidodo
Thu Jul 19, 2007 6:56 am
Forum: About Sports
Topic: #00F - Copa América Final: Who will win?
Replies: 41
Views: 22667

[quote] Yo menm, yo te vinn ak oun systEm trE defansif ki fokis sou Riquelme ak Messi. CE ta di, genyen de moun at least ki ap veye de nEg sa yo depi yo gen boul nan pye yo. Pandans tan, yo kite oun mitan teren ki kapab lanse boul la nan kont atak pou Baptista ak Robinho. [/quote] Leonel, Pa gen any...
by Tidodo
Tue Jul 17, 2007 9:05 am
Forum: About Sports
Topic: #00F - Copa América Final: Who will win?
Replies: 41
Views: 22667

[quote]By the way, apa'm te anvayi ak brezilyen. JG, Guy, Serge, Tidodo, Shelony, talE menm Michel ap vinn nan kO'm tou. [/quote] Leonel, monchè, mwen pataje doulè lan rivalite brezilyien ak ajantin an. Oumenm avè m nou lan menm kan. Diferans lan sè ke se pou yo revoke Basile pou move strateji. Se l...
by Tidodo
Mon Jul 16, 2007 7:22 am
Forum: About Sports
Topic: #00F - Copa América Final: Who will win?
Replies: 41
Views: 22667

[quote]Poko panike[/quote] M espere ou te gen anpil Valium lan kay lan yèswa! Si se yon konsolasyon pou wou, fò Bazile pèdi djòb lan. Dunga sanble avèk yon ti geni wi kounye a. Ajantinn bezwen yon antrenè tankou Dunga ki kab pran responsablite mete jenn jwè ki ka pwodui, olyede veteran tankou Veron ...
by Tidodo
Sun Jul 15, 2007 4:50 pm
Forum: About Sports
Topic: #00F - Copa América Final: Who will win?
Replies: 41
Views: 22667

Serge, Less than 10 mins into the game, Brazil just scored through Baptista. But the author of the goal was really Elano. His pass to Baptista, about 65 yards if you believe Ray Hudson, was as perfect of a long pass as you can see. And Baptista made a shot, equivalent to a winner in tennis, that the...
by Tidodo
Sun Jul 15, 2007 11:03 am
Forum: About Sports
Topic: #00F - Copa América Final: Who will win?
Replies: 41
Views: 22667

Tankou Palmis, mwen gen lè finalman rezoud pwoblèm Firefox lan. Liwoni lan tout pawòl sa, se Guy ki te entwodui mwen lan Firefox. Lan pawòl foutbòl lan, se pa de sezi mwen sezi li kòmantè fanatik Brezil yo. Se premye fwa mwen wè yo tout lan cache! Gen lè 5 etwal lan fè yo tout sou. Yo pa di sa yo ab...
by Tidodo
Wed May 30, 2007 7:56 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: Assassinat, après enlèvement, de l’acteur et publiciste François Latour
Replies: 2
Views: 1947

I am late commenting on this latest SUICIDE, but not too late. I don't know whether there is such a thing as a psychologist or psychiatrist for countries. But, if Haiti was a person, it would be reasonable to send it to a Psychiatrist and put on a "suicide watch." What else can one think, besides th...
by Tidodo
Tue May 15, 2007 2:10 pm
Forum: Current Social Issues
Topic: Why fear Death
Replies: 4
Views: 4257

Leonel, I have to thank you also for such a timely distribution. But, I also have a similar question to yours going back to when I attended a protestant church. There was always a session when people gave testimony to God's goodness and thank him for recuperating from a fatally threatened illness. T...
by Tidodo
Wed May 09, 2007 10:53 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: Bush chides Haiti's president over Chavez ties
Replies: 8
Views: 3915

[quote]Washington is Haiti's top foreign aid donor, providing about $200 million a year........ But U.S. officials note that much of Venezuela's promised aid has yet to arrive, and they contrast this with the $700 million that Washington has provided Haiti since 2004.[/quote] Considering that Haiti ...
by Tidodo
Tue May 08, 2007 8:13 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: Just Imagine
Replies: 9
Views: 4600

[quote][quote] Guy, Lajan anba matla pa fe pitit!! Si li rete two lontan nan shoebox la, lap pedi vale.[/quote][quote] Mwen pa konprann lojik sa. Si mwen pa touche chèk la, lajan ap rete nan kont an bank ou. Petèt la fè pitit, petèt li pap fè, se ou ki konnen koze w. [/quote][/quote] Guy, Michel may...
by Tidodo
Fri Apr 27, 2007 7:06 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: All charges dropped against former Haitian Prime Minister Yvon Neptune
Replies: 19
Views: 8229

[quote]This accident was not a fender bender Guy, but a well targeted individual who had a lot to say about this dossier. Unfortunately, they silenced him for good, and at the same time sent a message to those who were ready to sing.[/quote] Michel, while you may be right, I am not aware of any poli...
by Tidodo
Thu Apr 26, 2007 5:32 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: Bill Moyers on Journalism and Democracy
Replies: 4
Views: 4159

I felt so bad I just read this interview today. I would have watched this series last night. Thank you Guy for posting this. [quote]T. B. Maston, one of the great souls in my life, taught Christian ethics and more than anyone else helped me to see into the southern enigma of having grown up well lov...
by Tidodo
Thu Apr 26, 2007 4:56 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: All charges dropped against former Haitian Prime Minister Yvon Neptune
Replies: 19
Views: 8229

[quote][quote] Le magistrat, qui descendait lundi en début de soirée d'un autobus de passagers à la gare routière des Gonaives (nord de la capitale), a été renversé par un autre véhicule, selon ses proches [/quote] Se nan « Soprano » mafia nan New Jersey ke moun we bagay konsa. [/quote] Michel, This...
by Tidodo
Wed Apr 25, 2007 8:34 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: Chávez in Haiti
Replies: 14
Views: 5517

Unless it is a grant, international aid can take many forms. In the case of Venezuela, one of them may be by giving money, also called grants, that they earned by selling petroleum. But, countries don't like to give money. What they prefer to do is either selling you the products their country produ...
by Tidodo
Wed Apr 25, 2007 6:13 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: Chávez in Haiti
Replies: 14
Views: 5517

Thanks for the article, Aragorn. While it is not clear how much is for housing and how much is for the support of the Cuban doctors in Haiti, both causes are good ones. Perhaps, the "support" means reimbursing Cuba for its expenses for having the doctors in Haiti. That is fine with me, as I understa...
by Tidodo
Wed Apr 25, 2007 5:50 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: State Department Warns: Be Careful Overseas
Replies: 4
Views: 3931

Michel, [quote]If you are looking for black applied scientists, economists, doctors etc… you may probably want to change the name of your site from Ann Pale to Jets, Ebony, or essence magazines. You and your wife Guy, are leaders in your home by providing food, shelter and a good education to your c...
by Tidodo
Tue Apr 24, 2007 9:00 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: Where Have All the Leaders Gone?
Replies: 4
Views: 3255

Guy, You are absolutely right that it was a gross omission on my part not to mention your courage here in constantly denouncing on this forum the lack of leadership, if not outright illegal acts of this current administration, even when the truth was not very popular. I mention courage because at th...
by Tidodo
Tue Apr 24, 2007 5:57 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: Where Have All the Leaders Gone?
Replies: 4
Views: 3255

Guy, What can I say? It is a pity that only a few intellectuals will read his book. I enjoyed reading Talking Straight a long time ago. And, I will try to read his new book. The country needs a wake-up call. I have no hope that Iacocca's book will be it. The reason is that it takes more time to read...
by Tidodo
Mon Apr 23, 2007 1:16 pm
Forum: 2007
Topic: Death Of A Dream: Haitian To Be Buried Far From Haiti Cherie
Replies: 5
Views: 3889

Michel, I admire your courage. Only popular pressure will forece the reversal of the discriminatory policy against Haitian refugees. Long before this issue became mainstream, late 80's and early 90s, South Florida journalists, like Carl Hiaassen and lawyer activists, like Cheryl Littlle, were denoun...
by Tidodo
Fri Apr 20, 2007 6:25 am
Forum: Forum Community
Topic: WOH's 9th
Replies: 8
Views: 5453

Happy Anniversary WOH and its founder! Your presence enriches our lives, and your perseverence is a source of inspiration. May you see many more years and continue to enrich many more lives in the future.
by Tidodo
Fri Apr 20, 2007 6:21 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: Death Of A Dream: Haitian To Be Buried Far From Haiti Cherie
Replies: 5
Views: 3889

Michel,

Nice to see you back! Make some time from your busy schedule for us!
by Tidodo
Wed Apr 18, 2007 12:14 pm
Forum: About Music
Topic: THE STATE OF OUR MUSIC TODAY
Replies: 7
Views: 5638

Guy,

By the way, what happened to Leconte? I was hoping to learn a thing or two from him!

Thank you for the links to the music sites. I did meet with old friends!
by Tidodo
Wed Apr 18, 2007 5:57 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: Chávez in Haiti
Replies: 14
Views: 5517

[quote]Thank you for also posting it, Guy! In addition to Cuba and Venezuela's USD 1billion aid packege[/quote] Could you explain and provide some details of the $1 billion aid package? I'd like to know who is giving to Haiti and how much (since you include Cuba in it)? By the way, I understand Cuba...
by Tidodo
Tue Apr 17, 2007 5:51 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: Right to Bear Arms under the 2nd Amendment
Replies: 1
Views: 2244

Right to Bear Arms under the 2nd Amendment

To the average American, it seems there is a right, under the Bill of Rights, for Americans to own guns. I have read the 2nd amendment many times, and I was always stuck on the word "militia" in it. [quote]A well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the pe...
by Tidodo
Tue Apr 17, 2007 5:05 am
Forum: Current Social Issues
Topic: The Old Testament
Replies: 2
Views: 3459

Leonel, That is the shortest and almost complete history of mankind I ever read! I had a good laugh! But, your story, as written, raises other questions. Is it possible that Adam and Eve were the first ones in Ethiopia? It could have been the so-called Garden of Eden! I am sure Jaf would find a lot ...
by Tidodo
Thu Apr 05, 2007 11:01 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: Time For Lula to Stop Doing Bush's Dirty Work in Haiti
Replies: 4
Views: 3139

[quote]Lula has been criticized for following the Bush Administration on foreign trade policy, but he may be in even more hot water for following Bush on a foreign military adventure. When President Lula relieved U.S. Marines in Haiti by having Brazil take the lead of the UN peacekeeping mission (MI...
by Tidodo
Fri Mar 30, 2007 11:37 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: An Interview with Guy Philippe
Replies: 4
Views: 3182

What is Truth and Not-Necessarily the Truth besides the Obvious in this?

For those of us, with no direct access to the leaders, who get their information from the press and commentators on a forum like this, the interview by Guy Phillippe may be a great opportunity for a debate on sorting out the truth according to the opposition versus that according to the Aristide adm...
by Tidodo
Fri Mar 16, 2007 8:48 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: Un crime à la carte
Replies: 0
Views: 2352

Un crime à la carte

[quote] Un crime à la carte. Par Jean Erich René Dans le monde d'aujourd'hui on assiste à de grands changements tant climatiques que politiques. Les calottes glacières du pôle nord sont en fusion. Parallèlement, sur le continent américain une guerre d'influence s'initie entre Georges Bush et Hugo Ch...
by Tidodo
Mon Mar 12, 2007 7:15 pm
Forum: About Music
Topic: THE STATE OF OUR MUSIC TODAY
Replies: 7
Views: 5638

Serge, I am in total agreement with you regarding the erroneous approach of Leconte to the problems of Haitian music today. It is easy to believe that by taking his distance from today haitian music today, he fails to learn what is happening in it. But, I want to rebut some of the points he made. Ha...
by Tidodo
Mon Mar 12, 2007 9:56 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: Haïti : une délégation parlementaire en stage de formation à l'ENA (France)
Replies: 0
Views: 2405

Haiti : une délégation parlementaire en stage de formation à l'ENA (France)

http://www.haitipressnetwork.com/news.cfm?articleID=8553 [quote] Posté le 10 mars 2007 Une délégation du Parlement haitien, titulaire d'une bourse accordée par l'ambassade de France dans le cadre de la coopération interparlementaire, séjourne en France depuis une semaine pour un stage de formation à...
by Tidodo
Mon Mar 12, 2007 9:43 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: Visite en Haïti lundi du président Venezuelien Hugo Chavez
Replies: 0
Views: 2197

Visite en Haiti lundi du président Venezuelien Hugo Chavez

http://www.haitipressnetwork.com/news.cfm?articleID=8545 [quote] Posté le 9 mars 2007 Le Président du Vénézuela Hugo Chavez est attendu dimanche à Port-au-Prince pour une visite officielle de moins de 24 heures. M. Chavez, dont c'est la premère visite en Haiti, sera reçu à son arrivée à l'aéroport i...
by Tidodo
Mon Mar 05, 2007 7:19 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: Haiti : Échec de l’État moderne
Replies: 0
Views: 2272

Haiti : Échec de l'État moderne

http://www.alterpresse.org/spip.php?article5729 [quote]dimanche 4 mars 2007 Préface du livre de Sauveur Pierrre-Étienne : « L'énigme haitienne. Échec de l'État moderne en Haiti ». [1] Par Laennec Hurbon, Sociologue, Directeur de recherche au CNRS Soumis par l'éditeur à AlterPresse le 2 mars 2007 Dep...
by Tidodo
Mon Mar 05, 2007 7:13 am
Forum: About Films
Topic: Premier prix pour un film haïtien au festival international de FESPACO
Replies: 0
Views: 2832

Premier prix pour un film haitien au festival international de FESPACO

http://www.alterpresse.org/spip.php?article5732 [quote] dimanche 4 mars 2007 P-au-P., 04 mars 07 [AlterPresse] --- Le Cinéaste haitien Arnold Antonin a décroché, dans la soirée du 3 mars (2006), le premier prix du festival de FESPACO, à Burkina Faso (Ouagadougou). Ce prix est baptisé Paul Robson. Ar...
by Tidodo
Thu Mar 01, 2007 6:08 pm
Forum: About Music
Topic: ‘Sweet Micky' turns down volume
Replies: 0
Views: 3580

‘Sweet Micky' turns down volume

http://www.miamiherald.com/548/story/27432.html [quote]Haiti's Michel 'Sweet Micky' Martelly heads into retirement after nearly 20 years of performing as perhaps the troubled country's first popular entertainer. BY TRENTON DANIEL tdaniel@MiamiHerald.com Hidden behind a towering stack of keyboards, M...
by Tidodo
Thu Mar 01, 2007 7:05 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: Des gangs terrorisent les campagnes en Haïti
Replies: 0
Views: 2365

Des gangs terrorisent les campagnes en Haiti

http://www.angolapress-angop.ao/noticia-f.asp?ID=513100 [quote]Port-Au-Prince, 01/03 - Des membres de bandes armées, fuyant les bidonvilles de la capitale haitienne où ils sont exposés à des interventions de la Minustah, se sont déplacés vers des zones rurales où ils terrorisent la population, ont i...
by Tidodo
Wed Feb 28, 2007 1:35 pm
Forum: About Music
Topic: Festival International de Jazz de Port-au-Prince
Replies: 0
Views: 3132

Festival International de Jazz de Port-au-Prince

http://www.metropolehaiti.com/metropole/full_une_fr.phtml?id=12356 [quote]Mardi, 27 février 2007 21:55 Tout est fin prêt pour le festival international de Jazz selon les organisateurs Les membres du comité organisateur du festival International de Jazz de Port-au-Prince indiquent que tout est prêt p...
by Tidodo
Wed Feb 28, 2007 6:30 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: Haiti-Viol : Témoignages poignants des victimes
Replies: 0
Views: 2939

Haiti-Viol : Témoignages poignants des victimes

[quote]Mardi 27 février 2007 Par Marie-Frantz Joachim, pour Panos-Caraibes Soumis à AlterPresse le 26 février 2007 « La société haitienne ne semble pas mesurer l'ampleur et les conséquences du viol dans la vie d'une fillette ou d'une femme » : telle est la conclusion que tire Panos-Caraibes dans un ...
by Tidodo
Wed Feb 28, 2007 6:13 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: « Yéle Cuisine » envisage de créer 500 emplois d'ici fin 2007
Replies: 0
Views: 3015

« Yéle Cuisine » envisage de créer 500 emplois d'ici fin 2007

[quote]« Yéle Cuisine » envisage de créer 500 emplois d'ici fin 2007 Posté le 27 février 2007 Cinq cent femmes bénéficieront d'un emploi d'ici la fin de l'année 2007, a informé ce week-end dans un communiqué de presse, la Fondation Yéle Haiti. « Yéle cuisine » est un projet de développement durable ...
by Tidodo
Wed Feb 28, 2007 6:09 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: Visite de L'UNESCO en Haiti
Replies: 0
Views: 2814

Visite de L'UNESCO en Haiti

[quote]Haiti : Koichiro Matsuura visite un centre d'accueil pour enfant Posté le 27 février 2007 Le directeur général de l'Unesco, Koichiro Matsuura, a visité, mardi à Pétion-Ville, un centre d'accueil pour enfant, « Timkatek ». Ce foyer a été mis en œuvre avec l'appui de l'Organisation des nations ...
by Tidodo
Tue Feb 20, 2007 6:48 am
Forum: Kaptenn Koukourouj
Topic: Kesyon pou Kaptenn sou Ekriti Kreyòl la
Replies: 10
Views: 6945

Kaptenn, Mèsi pou repons lan. [quote]Lontan, depi gen youn mounn ki reponn mesaj mwen, mwen te resevwa youn nòt ki anonse mwen gen youn nouvo mesaj sou sijè a. Kounye a, gen lè pa genyen li. Si JPalmis pa te di mwen Tidodo ekri, se demen oubyen apredemen mwen ta kab wè sa.[/quote] AnnPale II genyen ...
by Tidodo
Tue Feb 20, 2007 6:22 am
Forum: Language Issues
Topic: New language for divided Cameroon
Replies: 1
Views: 2786

And we thought we had linguistic problems!
by Tidodo
Mon Feb 19, 2007 8:32 am
Forum: Kaptenn Koukourouj
Topic: Kesyon pou Kaptenn sou Ekriti Kreyòl la
Replies: 10
Views: 6945

[quote]Se youn chante batay nan ane 1970 yo. Mwen te konn tande li sou Emisyon Lè Ayisyèn epòk mwen ta pe viv nan Jèze Siti. Mwen pa vle mete non gwoup la, paske mwen pa sonje li, men se youn chante ki toujou vin jwe marèl nan lespri mwen chak fwa noumenm kreyolis fè youn pa anplis sou kokennchdenn ...
by Tidodo
Mon Feb 19, 2007 8:09 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: Haiti's carnaval a chance to lure expats
Replies: 0
Views: 2476

Haiti's carnaval a chance to lure expats

[quote]Posted on Sun, Feb. 18, 2007 TOURISM As Haiti carnaval kicks off today, the government makes a $2 million tourism push for Haitians living abroad to come home and enjoy. BY JACQUELINE CHARLES jcharles@MiamiHerald.com PORT-AU-PRINCE - In the waiting lounge at the international airport, images ...
by Tidodo
Mon Feb 19, 2007 7:59 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: As Haiti stabilizes, progress still slow
Replies: 0
Views: 1943

As Haiti stabilizes, progress still slow

[quote]By Jacqueline Charles McClatchy Newspapers(MCT) PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - For the first time in years, Haiti is enjoying relative political stability. There is not-so-good news as well. Progress has been slow, frustrations are growing, international donors are complaining and lawmakers are bick...
by Tidodo
Mon Feb 19, 2007 7:48 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: Ex-Haitian officer faces civil trial on rights allegations
Replies: 0
Views: 1939

Ex-Haitian officer faces civil trial on rights allegations

[quote]FEDERAL COURT Ex-Haitian officer faces civil trial on rights allegations A former Haitian army colonel will be judged in Miami in a civil trial to determine his liability in the death of one person and the torture of another. BY ALFONSO CHARDY achardy@MiamiHerald.com Carl Dorelien was among h...
by Tidodo
Sat Feb 17, 2007 1:09 pm
Forum: Forum Community
Topic: Today marks the anniversary of the 1st Ann Pale reunion.
Replies: 6
Views: 5585

I am glad I did not miss it!

I not only enjoyed the camaraderie, but it was nice to be around such intelligent Haitian people. I look forward to next year.
by Tidodo
Fri Feb 16, 2007 6:13 pm
Forum: 2007
Topic: Puis-je être ce véhicule d'information qui me fait du tort ?
Replies: 4
Views: 2836

[quote]Cet acharnement de vouloir toujours présenter Haiti comme une catastrophe par les organisations internationales me répugne énormément.[/quote] Votre frustration est très comprehensible, mais ne soyez pas découragé. Il y a des façons positives d'addresser ce problème. Je suppose c'est l'une de...
by Tidodo
Fri Feb 16, 2007 1:46 pm
Forum: Language Issues
Topic: How do we see Beauty?
Replies: 2
Views: 1801

[quote]Is beauty more Spiritual or Physical? How do we see Beauty? What is an epitome of Beautiful Woman or Good-Looking Man? [/quote] Leonel, Like you are implying, "beauty is in the eye of the beholder," particularly the eyes of the environment where the beholder lives or grew up in. I don't know ...
by Tidodo
Fri Feb 16, 2007 8:09 am
Forum: About Music
Topic: Zenglen représentera Haïti aux festivités carnavalesques de Martinique
Replies: 0
Views: 2824

Zenglen représentera Haiti aux festivités carnavalesques de Martinique

[quote]Zenglen représentera Haiti aux festivités carnavalesques de Martinique Posté le 15 février 2007 Le groupe musical haitien "Zenglen" a été invité à se produire au carnaval de la MArtinique, a annoncé le service de presse de la formation haitienne qui évolue aux USA. Selon la responsable des re...
by Tidodo
Fri Feb 16, 2007 8:03 am
Forum: 2007
Topic: La force de l'ONU en Haïti reconduite pour huit mois
Replies: 1
Views: 1958

La force de l'ONU en Haiti reconduite pour huit mois

[quote]La force de l'ONU en Haiti reconduite pour huit mois Posté le 15 février 2007 Le Conseil de sécurité de l'ONU a renouvelé jeudi, pour 8 mois, le mandat de la Minustah et l'a chargée d'intensifier ses opérations contre les bandes armées afin de rétablir la sécurité en Haiti. Dans une résolutio...
by Tidodo
Fri Feb 16, 2007 7:33 am
Forum: Language Issues
Topic: A small but unexpected victory!
Replies: 4
Views: 4044

Way to go, Guy, for the most modern language that I know of!