January 17, 2011

Baby Doc Returns to Haiti; Doonesbury Ominously Silent

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PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier, a once feared and reviled dictator who was ousted in a popular uprising nearly 25 years ago, has made a stunning return to Haiti, raising concerns he could complicate efforts to solve a political crisis, a cholera outbreak and the stalled reconstruction from last year's devastating earthquake.

Duvalier's arrival at the airport Sunday was as mysterious as it was unexpected. He greeted a crowd of several hundred cheering supporters but did not say why he chose this tumultuous period to suddenly reappear from his exile in France or what he intended to do while back in Haiti.

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Or just start reading Doonesbury again.

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