One Strongly Worded Shaky Finger, Coming Right Up
Bill Quick

EU gives Russia new sanctions ultimatum – Yahoo News

Brussels (AFP) – European Union leaders on Sunday gave Russia a week to reverse course in Ukraine or face a new round of sanctions as Kiev warned it was on the brink of “full-scale war” with Moscow.

What now?  The EU will strike Putin from its Christmas card list?

Bill Quick

About Bill Quick

I am a small-l libertarian. My primary concern is to increase individual liberty as much as possible in the face of statist efforts to restrict it from both the right and the left. If I had to sum up my beliefs as concisely as possible, I would say, "Stay out of my wallet and my bedroom," "your liberty stops at my nose," and "don't tread on me." I will believe that things are taking a turn for the better in America when married gays are able to, and do, maintain large arsenals of automatic weapons, and tax collectors are, and do, not.

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One Strongly Worded Shaky Finger, Coming Right Up — 2 Comments

  1. No, knocking “Pooty-Poot” off the card list is a later stage of “sanctions” – first comes “unfriending” on Fakebook; then a series of increasingly “strongly-worded” Twitters, or Chirps, or whatever that thing is that gets done in only a limited number of characters; then another round – or perhaps two, or several – of “referrals” and/or “commentaries” at the U(seless).N(atterers. –

    Deletion from card lists and conference invites and such is all part of a much later stage in such “diplomatic dip-shittery”…

    (I know, hard to keep all this finger-waving and foot-shuffling in correct order – or ordure – that’s why it takes years of “upper-level” edjumacationing and even more years of “professional diplomacying” experience to know just how to drag things like this out sufficiently until all-out warfare takes over…)