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Russia´s alpha dog: vintage Putin
holds forth in chat with academics

Christian Science Monitor, by Mike Eckel

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 9/21/2013 10:20:01 AM

Dispense with any doubts about who the Alpha Dog in Russia is. For that matter, you might as well apply that characterization to the world stage, where a former mid-ranking KGB officer, black-belt judo master, and newly eligible bachelor is showing himself capable of performing diplomatic jujitsu on the West one day and the next, waxing philosophical on everything from gays and Syria to chemical weapons and political opponents. Make no mistake: Vladimir Putin is at the top of his game these days, a veritable oracle offering counsel and scoldings about the right and wrong way to do things in

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And we´re stuck with a yipping, yappy dog.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Objectivity, 9/21/2013 11:36:09 AM     (No. 9530551)

thanks original poster .....great catch.

Despite the increasing issues with streaming video into content sites like Lucianne (does anybody anywhere assess or realize how terrible the performance is with all these streaming advertisements as to make engagement of any site frustrating and useless ..... if one uses Internet Explorer at least?), it is catches & posts like this that reward the visitor here.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: mitzi, 9/21/2013 11:56:58 AM     (No. 9530590)

Great quote from Sarah Palin´s FB page a couple of days ago - courtesy of her aunt:

"I can see Putin´s shoe print on Obama´s behind from my house."

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Reply 3 - Posted by: cincinnati whig, 9/21/2013 12:46:06 PM     (No. 9530649)

...the whole earth was amazed and followed after the beast; they worshiped the dragon because he gave his authority to the beast; and they worshiped the beast, saying, "Who is like the beast, and who is able to wage war with him?" There was given to him a mouth speaking arrogant words and blasphemies, and authority to act...

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