SERIOUSLY, WTF??? “Torch-wielding protesters rally at Confederate statue in Virginia” – NY Daily News

Okay, it’s just not funny any more. Torch-wielding white supremacists rallied around a Robert E. Lee statue slated for removal and chanted “Russia is our friend” in Virginia Saturday night. I realize they’re just trying to get people upset, but this is just downright weird. I’m not going any further. I support free speech, so go… Read More SERIOUSLY, WTF??? “Torch-wielding protesters rally at Confederate statue in Virginia” – NY Daily News

US and South Korea agree ‘early’ deployment of THAAD missile defence system | The Independent

Oh boy! President Pence has decided to double-down on our first-strike capability! I sure hope this works… The US and South Korea have agreed to the early activation of a defence system designed to shoot down North Korean missiles, according to South Korea’s Yonhap news agency. The decision to activate the Terminal High Altitude Area… Read More US and South Korea agree ‘early’ deployment of THAAD missile defence system | The Independent

Cold War II

And the name fits. I’m glad to see the mainstream news media is giving it some attention. Admittedly, it has a nicer ring than to than does “World War III”. It started after Vladimir Putin changed history by invading an independent country, Ukraine, and seizing its Republic of Crimea. I grew up during the end of the first… Read More Cold War II