Tag Archives: Ukrainian Crisis

What to Worry About

Here it is, the end of the first week in September, and Obama doesn’t have a comprehensive strategy for dealing with those ISIS folks, yet – he’s still working on it. In Estonia on NATO business, Obama’s message was mixed … Continue reading

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Forced Learning

Summer is over and it’s back to school – but not really. Summer does not end at dawn on the Tuesday morning after the extended Labor Day weekend – the autumnal equinox is weeks away – it just feels like … Continue reading

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Too Much Tennyson

The trick is to make whatever you’ve done, however foolish, seem heroic, especially if it involves the Crimea. On October 25, 1854, it was the charge of British light cavalry, led by Lord Cardigan, against Russian forces during the Battle of Balaclava in the Crimean War, and that was … Continue reading

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