‘Oh, My God’: Full Week Ahead Preview

Plenty to fret about (and laugh at).


International Community Reacts To Syria Strikes – Around The World In 1,300 Words

What’s everyone thinking on Saturday? Well, I’m glad you asked…

U.S., U.K., France Launch Air Strikes Against Assad Regime In Syria; Operation Said Completed


Slime Balls, Animals And Lawyers, Oh My!

All you can do is laugh.

We’ll See What Happens.

Waiting game.

This Hasn’t Happened Since 2009: Ruble, Crude Edition

Tough week for Russia.

Bad Moon Rising.

Can you feel the tension?

War And (No) Peace: Full Week Ahead Preview

Say your prayers.

Trump Threatens ‘Animal Assad’, Russia, Iran After Latest Chemical Attack On Civilians In Syria

“Red lines”.

“Traditionally Presidential” Assad Gets Face On New Syria Bank Note

Because while there’s no “presidential” precedent for Trump’s tweets, there is indeed “presidential” precedent for gassing one’s own people. Just ask Saddam Hussein.

Halloween-Themed Russian Propaganda Site Uncovers Nefarious Syria Plot

“…at the separate command of a mastermind.”

“We May Come Overnight, All Of A Sudden!” Turkey’s Erdogan Warns, As US Troops Deployed

Earlier this week, we highlighted a story that’s flown (both figuratively and literally) under the radar. Namely the Turkish military’s airstrikes on Kurdish positions in Syria and Iraq. You’re encouraged to read the entire post here: One Man’s Kurd Is Another Man’s “Terrorist”: Turkey Bombs US-Allied Forces In Syria, Iraq. The bottom line is that Turkish…

Nikki Haley Blasts Syria’s Assad In CNN Op-Ed: “Evil Is A Fact Of Life”

“Imagine you are the parent of a boy — a teenager. Policemen come to your home in the middle of the night and take your boy away. He is held without explanation for weeks. And when he finally comes home, your boy has all the marks of having been tortured.”



Meanwhile, In Syria: Assad “100% Sure” He Was Set Up, US Accidentally Kills 18 “Friendlies”

So last week, following reports that someone had dropped what social media claimed was “white phosphorous” on civilians in Saraqeb just days after the now infamous chemical attack on Idlib, I said the following: Expect plenty of Dave Chappelle-ish ‘yellow cake’ and ‘aluminum tubes’” chatter this week. That was a reference to a famous Chappelle skit…