Monday Mash-Up

Monday Mash-Up comes back after a brief break.

 Increasing connectivity to Africa, literally: "Four projects are in the works to link 22 eastern, central and southern African countries to the world's network of submarine cables and 21st century communications." 

 According to Powell, perceptions matter: what we say isn't as important as what we do.

 George Washington, yes that George, speaks out on the war (h/t OJ)

 David Phinney catches us up on the Baghdad embassy investigation

 See also the embassy blueprints 

 Fareed Zakaria puts power in perspective

And now for something completely different

 The ArmchairGeneralist reports BSG has only one more season

 Microsoft 1 : Hitler 0 (H/T: Danger Room, ZenPundit)