Archives by Tag 'Cold War'
See this article yet? A rather unusual submarine accident from a ship on sea trials. They’re quick to point out that the nuclear reactor seemed to be ok – just an errant fire extinguishing system. Errant fire extinguishing system… Probably an automatic C02 system flooded a compartment and suffocated its occupants. But that’s just [...]
I hate to interrupt. I know – most of us are busy being mesmerized by the sights and sounds of the Democratic Convention. Why not? Bad speeches, disingenuous people with their big artificial smiles pretending to like and admire each other, and yes of course, the undeniable undertones of petty power struggles by people [...]
World events seem to be unfolding upon yet one more Cold War. That is, undeclared hostilities between two antagonists, each lurking in doorways and behind deserted cars for opportunities to undermine the other. Picture from www.flatrock.org This story describes the degrading military cooperation between Nato and Russia. While this story describes the ongoing [...]