1) They're right, we are a republic.
2) At no point does the article say anything about not liking the word "Democrat."
"The Haaretz" is redundant since the Hebrew prefix 'ha' means 'the'.
I guess my antecedents were confusing. I didn't meant to say the Anarch Cookbook was not useful, as I didn't read much past the cover. The Anarchist Cookbook is good only for entertainment value.
I purchased this book at Borders some years ago. I had to order it, as they didn't have it in stock. The first time the order came in, they gave me "The Anarch Cookbook" Turns out it's not the same thing. It's quite an amusing read. I'm not sure there's actually one piece of useful information in there.
Recipes can not be copyrighted.
Some people claim that the UNIX learning curve is steep, but at least you only have to climb it once.