posted on Dec, 23 2004 @ 06:03 PM
why does excessive hard laughter about own jokes always sound hollow and stupid???
I am sure many usa/russian/indian/paki/other nationalist recognize themselves
(that's what I mean, it's doesnt go beyond the level of 13 year olds playing Quake "We gonna frag your sorry campers asses and blalblabla"), the
- Despite their chestthumping they got to eat my mighty rocketlauncher anyway (put some maniacal Dr Evil giggle here to underscore my bold OWNERship
- some of them are already way past 13 and should know better by now...
- Real war and Real Blood is not a game, think twice!
On a more serious note: it seems that while the soviet union has cracked, Putin is at least trying to consolidate the position of Russia and direct
neighbouring Republics and it certainly looks like he is a firm supporter of a strong millitary.
Also the relation with the chinese is ambigious, Putin likes the chinese for being good customers and buying russian weapons, also he likes that the
chinese throw in some political weight against usa, but he seems worried about the continious "silent takeover" in the asian parts of
Russia/Siberia. chinese speaking immigrants, it's estimated that they already are the fourth minority in Russia.
[edit on 23-12-2004 by Countermeasures]