Norway: Sorry, U.S.! We Can't Help...
Boy, they really wanted us to go to war with Syria.
News of the day, this day in history for January 9, 1980 - Riots in Iran. Fighting in Afghanistan. Hostage drama in Corsica. Grain futures Market pandemonium based on trade embargo with Soviet Union. Justice William O. Douglas in Intensive Care. Saudi Arabia beheads 63 convicted terrorists over the November Mosque seizure in Mecca. U.S. sells arms to China.
It's been heartbreaking to follow the news out of Libya, knowing that civilians fighting for democracy were being slaughtered. So I guess there's some satisfaction in seeing them get some help. But I'm going to be a cynic here and point out
It's an amazing thing to see supposedly serious Republican pundits insist that the option of bombing Iran to stop its nuclear weapons program is n
(Or as it came to be known as . . .World War 2 1/2) [media id=17143] June 1950 was a very busy month and by the end of it we were up to our eyebal
(Tehran, December '79 - amping up the noise machine) With the situation regarding the American hostages in Iran at a standstill, now it was the UN'