A flurry of emails and facebook posts on Monday confirmed that everyone I know is safe. Our internet has been on the fritz since Monday (unrelated to the attack — I’m in the next country over — though I’ve heard that internet in Kampala has been haywire all week) so I haven’t posted anything about it.
Rather than say anything else, I should just quote Texas in Africa:
I might know a little more than that, but the point is well-taken. I would highly recommend reading the full post for more commentary on Somalia and relevant American foreign policy.