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    We have one on the Brits. Rodina generates enough headlines on a daily basis to keep our interest.

    The initial entry:

    http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017...d-wife-killed/

    Don't mess with the Vlad.

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    Quote Originally Posted by joecct View Post
    We have one on the Brits. Rodina generates enough headlines on a daily basis to keep our interest.

    The initial entry:

    http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017...d-wife-killed/

    Don't mess with the Vlad.
    Gotta keep the people cowed. Thank goodness half of America is still awake.
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    Re: Crazy in Russia 1.0

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    Joe - would you accept Putin's rule as long as he issued a total ban on abortion? Seems like a fair question...
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    Quote Originally Posted by FadeToBlack&Gold View Post
    Joe - would you accept Putin's rule as long as he issued a total ban on abortion? Seems like a fair question...
    I think he already has.

    If I was a Russian oligarch, probably - as long as I was sharing in the profits. If I was a serf, not so much.

    Do not judge VV Putin by our standards. He is Russian and a product of a system of absolute control by Moscow since the days of Ivan the Terrible. He is, in all but name, Tsar of all the Russias and rules like a Tsar with his own secret police to take care of the problems that arise from time to time.

    He wants to be left alone, but if you meddle in his internal affairs, he will *** for tat meddle in yours. We overthrew his guy in the Ukraine, he, apparently, decided to mess with our elections.

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    Quote Originally Posted by joecct View Post
    I think he already has.

    If I was a Russian oligarch, probably - as long as I was sharing in the profits. If I was a serf, not so much.

    Do not judge VV Putin by our standards. He is Russian and a product of a system of absolute control by Moscow since the days of Ivan the Terrible. He is, in all but name, Tsar of all the Russias and rules like a Tsar with his own secret police to take care of the problems that arise from time to time.

    He wants to be left alone, but if you meddle in his internal affairs, he will *** for tat meddle in yours. We overthrew his guy in the Ukraine, he, apparently, decided to mess with our elections.

    Recognize who your dealing with and work with what you got.
    I'm pretty sure he meant would you take an anti-democratic strongman ruling the US, in contrast with our (progressively less everyday) democratic government, if it meant no abortion. I mean, you would be stopping mass murder...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Kepler View Post
    I'm pretty sure he meant would you take an anti-democratic strongman ruling the US, in contrast with our (progressively less everyday) democratic government, if it meant no abortion. I mean, you would be stopping mass murder...
    No. I am not a Russian. I like our form of government. But I have no wish to meddle in the internal politics of other countries. We're not god.

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    Quote Originally Posted by joecct View Post
    I think he already has.

    If I was a Russian oligarch, probably - as long as I was sharing in the profits. If I was a serf, not so much.

    Do not judge VV Putin by our standards. He is Russian and a product of a system of absolute control by Moscow since the days of Ivan the Terrible. He is, in all but name, Tsar of all the Russias and rules like a Tsar with his own secret police to take care of the problems that arise from time to time.

    He wants to be left alone, but if you meddle in his internal affairs, he will *** for tat meddle in yours. We overthrew his guy in the Ukraine, he, apparently, decided to mess with our elections.

    Recognize who your dealing with and work with what you got.
    I think this is actually a fair answer, and I'll allow it; money talks.
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    Re: Crazy in Russia 1.0

    100 years ago today, the Bolsheviks seized power in Russia.

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    Quote Originally Posted by joecct View Post
    No wonder Dump admires Putin.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Kepler View Post
    No wonder Dump admires Putin.
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