Fidel Castro resigns as Cubas president - Yahoo News
HAVANA - An ailing, 81-year-old Fidel Castro resigned as Cuba's president Tuesday after nearly a half-century in power, saying he will not accept a new term when parliament meets Sunday.And here I was, all excited because a topic/question/thesis for the next paper came to me as I scrubbed in the shower this morning!! Jumped on the 'puter to get it written down before my foggy brain lost it, and here is the morning's best news. And if you're reading this from 'sconsin-- get yer tail to the polls today. Voting is your right, your priveledge, your responsibility. There is no excuse to not do your part.