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About me

Gender Male
Industry Government
Occupation Foreign Service Officer (Ret)
Location United States
Introduction W. Lewis Amselem, long time US Foreign Service Officer; now retired; served all over the world and under all sorts of conditions. Convinced the State Department needs to be drastically slashed and reformed so that it will no longer pose a threat to the national interests of the United States.
Interests History, politics, books, movies, and my Kimber .45
Favorite Movies Dirty Harry, A Serious Man, Raising Arizona, Plan 9 from Outer Space, The Ruling Class, Sink the Bismarck, Orange County.
Favorite Music Eagles, Beach Boys, Dylan, Stones, Monkees, Paul Simon, Traveling Wilbury's
Favorite Books Too many to mention, but HUCKLEBERRY FINN is somewhere near the very top of the list.