Cuban spy case is a convenient distraction

January 14, 2006

Miami Herald- Ana Menendez

hank goodness the fearsome Cuban spies are finally in custody. Now Fidel will never know for sure what his coffee-sipping enemies at Versailles really think of him.

The old bird must be cackling in his lair. If Carlos and Elsa Alvarez were truly the 'national security threat' that they were billed to be, then we are in deeper trouble than we thought.

But one shouldn't seem ungrateful. The indictment of the professor and the counselor is really a marvelous distraction from the shameful repatriation of 15 Cuban migrants who had the misfortune of washing up on the bridge to nowhere.


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