December 22, 2012

Russia's Irrational Retaliation Against the U.S.

Chicago Tribune, Chicago Tribune

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Remember the old National Lampoon cover that had a picture of a nervous-looking dog with a gun pointed at his head? "If you don't buy this magazine, we'll kill this dog," was the caption. That was meant as satire. But the Russian parliament has done its own version of the joke, which it is not playing for laughs.

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