Conflict update: February 13 2017

Michael Flynn I had more to say about this story, but it all just got rendered obsolete: BREAKING: Michael Flynn has resigned, sources tell @SaraMurray and @GloriaBorger — Adam Levine (@cnnadam) February 14, 2017 Earlier this evening Flynn pulled out of a scheduled speech at the National Defense Industrial Association’s annual meeting at the last… Continue reading Conflict update: February 13 2017

Conflict update: February 12 2017

We’re in the middle of a windstorm and I keep losing power, so I’m going to have to call it a night with a lot of stuff still left to cover. I’ll be back tomorrow though. The storm blew through and I decided to stay up late to cram everything in here. You’re welcome, or… Continue reading Conflict update: February 12 2017

This Week in Oppressive Government Violence: July 7, 2013

Since I didn’t do one of these last week this will actually cover the past two weeks. Egypt: Obviously this is the big story of the last couple of weeks, with massive protests against the administration of President Mohamed Morsi and his Muslim Brotherhood allies finally reaching the point where the Egyptian armed forces stepped… Continue reading This Week in Oppressive Government Violence: July 7, 2013

turkmenistan is a wonderful country and very free and happy, because why not?

I would like to direct your attention to the fact that Turkmenistan is awesome in every way. It is the greatest of the former Soviet Republics because it has “Turk” and “men” right there in the name, so you know you are getting Turks who are men and that is something you can’t put a… Continue reading turkmenistan is a wonderful country and very free and happy, because why not?