Is Putin worried about Biden? Nyet!

A signature of Red Square Primarily publicly, at times privately, the White House has attempted to convince the Kremlin that any kind of Russian military action into Ukraine will be met with severe penalties.  Count me among those who doubt that Vladimir Putin is afraid that Joe Biden will do anything to derail any of … Continue reading Is Putin worried about Biden? Nyet!

What can we blame on Russia today?

What can we blame on Russia today? Will it be Putin’s fault When your team goofs a play? Who in Moscow wanted it to be Not warm enough for you or for me? Donald didn’t sign that stimulus bill Did an FSB officer slip him a pill? Come on, my friend, please help me find … Continue reading What can we blame on Russia today?

The emptiness of the International Olympic Committee

The International Olympic Committee — either a willing accomplice or a weakened ally unable to stand up for itself — has allowed an exterior body to bar a sitting president from attending the next two Olympic Games. This is the same IOC that screamed loudly and for decades that politics and sports ought not mix. … Continue reading The emptiness of the International Olympic Committee

Putin has Parkinson’s? Let’s consider this claim carefully

Public domain image If the news is true, then Russia will soon see the end of Vladimir Putin’s reign as president. If the news is true. The New York Post jumped all over a report in The Sun suggesting Putin would step down next year. Here’s the most relevant information from The Sun’s story: Moscow … Continue reading Putin has Parkinson’s? Let’s consider this claim carefully