Putin’s Phony Russian Procession has got to go on

"But he hasn't got anything on," a little child said. "Did you ever hear such innocent prattle?" said its father. And one person whispered to another what the child had said, "He hasn't anything on. A child says he hasn't anything on." "But he hasn't got anything on!" the whole town cried out at last. … Continue reading Putin’s Phony Russian Procession has got to go on

An Accident of War in Ukraine

Let's make something clear. Anyone who says that either Ukraine, Russia or the Russian backed rebels in Ukraine were out to shoot down a passenger plane at this time (Korean Airlines from the 80's not withstanding)  is out of their minds. Anyone with any knowledge of how war works know what has happened. One side … Continue reading An Accident of War in Ukraine

“Never Again” ends Today in Donetsk East Ukraine

Judith: They've arrested Brian! All: What? Judith:They've dragged him off! They're going to crucify him! Reg: Right! This calls for immediate discussion! Life of Brian 1979 Hey you remember when the world said "Never again" after the Holocaust? Nevermind Jews emerging from a synagogue say they were handed leaflets that ordered the city's Jews to … Continue reading “Never Again” ends Today in Donetsk East Ukraine

Ukraine acts, will Russia?

You know his tactics; Your Excellency; A demand for concessions and when the concessions are granted then new demands each one more weakening than the one before, until the object of his attention is either too weak to oppose him further or is at least so weakened as to make armed resistance fatal. C. S. … Continue reading Ukraine acts, will Russia?