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How humiliating….

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How embarrassing must it be that your  spy ship  has collided with another nation’s livestock transport vessel and then sinks?   And the Turkish coast guard has  to rescue  the Russian sailors from their sinking ship?

Do you worry that your military and intelligence services are  falling down on the job?

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April 29, 2017 at 12:31 am

Russia goes whole hog…

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At least one sector of the Russian economy is doing well.   Since Putin has instituted a ban on the importation of pork,  hog farming   has exploded to such a point that pork is being exported.

Capitalism works when it’s allowed to,  even in Russia,  that bastion of bully communism,  though I can’t imagine why Putin imagines any nation in the West would have the balls to cut off Russia’s food supply.

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January 4, 2016 at 11:54 pm

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Russian propaganda corrected…

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Who knew the State Department possessed  a sense  of humor?   Too bad they are led by a second political hack in the Obama Administration…

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November 21, 2015 at 11:54 pm

Russia harassing Poland…

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Thousands of Polish soldiers have been receiving  strange calls  from a Russian phone number.   It’s worrying,  because Poland is definitely a target of Russia,  but given Russia’s actions in the Ukraine,  this can scarcely be surprisin

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November 5, 2015 at 10:12 am

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Our lying leader…

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His Oneness claims the GOP is  more dangerous  to the USA than Russia or China.   If you want to know why his foreign policy is so screwed up and why he has no strategy for much of anything in the field of foreign endeavors before telephone calls and speeches,  that should help explain it.

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September 18, 2015 at 11:55 pm

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Tough commute…

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A Russian weather station is  under siege  by a group of hungry polar bears.   And you think your commute is dangerous!

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September 6, 2015 at 10:13 am

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This is frightening…

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Residents of San Diego were asked to sign a petition supporting Obama’s plan to launch a pre-emptive nuclear strike on Russia.   Many of  them signed it.

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June 11, 2015 at 10:15 am

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