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President-elect Donald Trump, and President Vladimir Putin

Source of quote: The Washington Post, online edition, December 14, 2016: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/the-kremlin-likes-the-hacking-attention-but-not-the-blame/2016/12/14/65279738-c177-11e6-92e8-c07f4f671da4_story.html?utm_term=.fc453119c6fd. Fiona Hill co-authored the 2015 book Mr. Putin: Operative at the Kremlin, available here, on Amazon. She is also (according to the Washington Post story linked above, written by David Filipov) … Continue reading

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How America Typically Sees the World

This problem reaches its worst levels during presidential campaign years. It’s particularly bad during 2016.

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On the 2016 American Presidential Election, and the Whole Sorry Lot Running

A self-righteous megalomaniac. Several far-right wingnuts, from a party rapidly making itself irrelevant by trying to live in the past. A big-government advocate with a past history of questionable ethical practices. And, to round out the lot, an actual socialist. … Continue reading

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The American Historical Clock of War and Peace

The yellow years are ones in which the USA was getting into or out of major wars — or both, in the case of the brief Spanish-American War. The red years are war years, and the blue years are years … Continue reading

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Silly U.S. Map Puzzle #5

What do the colors on this map mean? If you wish to check your answer, or just what to know what the solution is, just scroll down. . . . . . . . And keep on scrollin’. . . . … Continue reading

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Silly U.S. Map Puzzles #4a and 4b

First, for puzzle #4a, what are the meanings of the colors on this map? For puzzle #4b, what do the colors mean on this second, similar map? To find the answers, simply scroll down. . . . . . . … Continue reading

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Silly U.S. Map Puzzle #3

What is represented by the colors on this map? The answer may be found by scrolling down. . . . . . . . Keep scrolling…. . . . . Answer: Do any of the borders of this state contain … Continue reading

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