…Whatever happenned to the Good Old Days, when a World War got underway the POTUS would get on the radio and make a rousing speech Declaring War, the Congress would back him up and they start sending out the Draft Tickets?
Nowadays when the whole WORLD goes to war, nobody mentions it and after one or two articles it gets shuffled to the back pages of the MSM.
Newz for today is that the Thai Army has declared Martial Law because Thailand hasn’t had a working Goobermint for 6 months. Nobody has a working Goobermint right now, the FSoA Goobermint has been completely dysfunctional for at least 5 years…
For the rest, LISTEN TO THE RANT!
Note: Transcripts for Frostbite Falls Daily Rants are now available by request at the Diner
Both sides have run their nuclear drills (US here and Russia here) and it had all gone eerily quiet in the detente between the West and Russia…until now:
RUSSIA TEST FIRES INTERCONTINENTAL BALLISTIC MISSILE: INTERFAX
RUSSIA LAUNCHED TOPOL ROCKET FROM SITE IN ASTRAKHAN REGION: IFX
RUSSIA SAYS TEST MISSILE HIT NOTIONAL TARGET IN KAZAKHSTAN: IFX
INTERFAX CITES RUSSIAN DEFENSE OFFICIAL EGOROV ON MISSILE TEST
That should wake things up…for the 2nd time in two months. Time to BTFWWIII.
As Bloomberg reports,
Russia launched Topol rocket from site in Astrakhan region at 9:08pm Moscow time today, Interfax reports, citing Defense Ministry spokesman Igor Egorov.
Test missile hit notional target in Kazakhstan: Interfax