UncleStumpy: This has nothing to do with religion and everything to do with Putin.I am convinced he will attempt an attack on U.S soil, or possibly even canada, because of our resources up north. Probably with his Chinese friends help, within the next generation.
Magorn: KiplingKat872: A friend of mine is an ex-Muscovite. According to her, this is just the very public tip of the iceberg to the abuses that have been happening.Journalists Killed in RussiaSergey TsespovyazRussia's at a tipping point, and this is where that cliche about "freedom isn't free" becomes real. Will they slide into rule by a not-so benign despot, or will they decide they've had enough of this assclown and do what ittakes to take their country back, even if that involves open revolt?Difficulty: they tried unrestrained capitalism of the laisse-faire kind and it worked as badly there as it did here, leaving a bad taste in many Russian's mouths for all Western values including freedom of expression and democratic governance. Also Russia has never been a democracy in its whole recorded history so they have no model to draw on for inspiration
KiplingKat872: A friend of mine is an ex-Muscovite. According to her, this is just the very public tip of the iceberg to the abuses that have been happening.Journalists Killed in RussiaSergey Tsespovyaz
Super Chronic: Well, if you've been following the news even casually over the last several months, it's not a surprising headline at all.
kisseswookies: I listened to pussy riot the other day. Maybe it was an early album, but they sounded like a simple garage band. Which to me made the whole trial that much more ridiculous.
UncleStumpy: I am convinced he will attempt an attack on U.S soil, or possibly even canada, because of our resources up north. Probably with his Chinese friends help, within the next generation.
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