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I imagine it is hard if you have to end every news cycle on a cliffhanger.
by generic on Mon Oct 14th, 2019 at 09:13:15 PM EST
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Won't happen. All that Erdoğan has to do is threaten to close the Trump Towers Istanbul and the US will fold.
by asdf on Mon Oct 14th, 2019 at 10:48:57 PM EST
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Who even knows at this point. The brain worms are talking.
Why go for the tripple-cross? Who is supposed to be impressed? The NatSec ghouls are mad at him because they hate the very idea of the US closing even one single  base, anti-war people hate him for having the YPG remove their border fortifications before greenlighting the Turkish advance and preventing any timely SAA-YPG raprochement, and now he sets fire to all the Turkish goodwill the doublecross might have given rise to. Who is that even supposed to pander to?
by generic on Tue Oct 15th, 2019 at 01:56:20 PM EST
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archived Andrew Brunson, the face that launched 1,000 wtfs.
Well, it certainly seems like the coup did have NATO involvement.... Aug 2018
Never forget commercial paper. I almost did. ... Aug 2018

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.

by Cat on Mon Oct 14th, 2019 at 11:37:45 PM EST
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