“En garde Madame LaGarde!” America’s allies plan to confront Trump over his trade and climate policies at the G7 summit, which Trump now plans to leave early. Other leaders warned if he refuses to sign onto the goals the group hatches, they will proceed without the U.S., further isolating the country from longtime partners. —… Read More Trump departs early from a tense G-7 summit after rattling allies with trade threats
Oh sh-. It’s on now motherfucker. Federal investigators on Monday searched the office, home and Manhattan hotel room of President Donald Trump’s longtime lawyer, Michael Cohen, seizing communications between the lawyer and his clients that cover topics including payments to the former porn actress known as Stormy Daniels, according to a person familiar with the… Read More Agents Raid Office of Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen in Connection With Stormy Daniels Payments – WSJ
So, there’s this cheery little quote I ran across today: “Iraq remains the center of what Jordanian King Abdullah now refers to as the Third World War.” Source: World War Three may have already begun in Iraq and Syria Let’s hope he’s wrong. In other news mid-east news, the House of Saud has become the number three… Read More World News: April 7, 2016
A security vulnerability in South Africa has led to a leak of intelligence data from spy agencies like Great Britain’s MI-6, Russia’s Foreign Service Bureau, and Israel’s Mossad. Best One So Far (Lots of data to cover) Britain’s MI6 sought South African help in an operation to recruit a North Korean official who had previously refused… Read More MI6 Tried to Recruit a North Korean Official
I wonder if we can fight wars in three countries at the same time. The move comes after an international report blamed North Korea for sinking a South Korean warship. via BBC News – North Korea ‘severs all ties’ with Seoul.
Dear Leader repels invading sea forces with superior North Korean “infant torpedoes.” A South Korean naval vessel with more than 100 aboard was sinking on Friday in waters near North Korea and Seoul was investigating whether it was hit in a torpedo attack by the North, South Korean media said. via Reuters AlertNet – S.Korean… Read More Dear Leader Repels Invading Sea Forces
Viceland is giving away a trip to North Korea. Enter now, before the country is wiped off the face of the earth.
I’ve been spending 10+ hours / a day at work and unpacking from my move, so the posts have been few and far between this week. I hope to pick it up next week. Check out this great article: Infrastructurist, one of the best blogs on the net IMO, did a story on the Democratic… Read More North Korea’s Secret Infrastructure