President Putin, American Exceptionalism And Russian Exceptionalism

Recently Russia’s President Putin wrote an article in the NY Times concerning the crisis in Syria and warned us of the danger of believing in “American exceptionalism”. I have discussed the Syrian crisis in a prior post and so I will not deal with that here. So let’s focus on the belief of being “exceptional”. […]

American Exceptionalism: GOP Playing Patriot While Screwing America

Two Years ago President Obama, in a primary debate, put down the other contestants by saying “their ideas were mere replays of late night discussions in the college dormitories of the 1960’s”. Well I was in those late night dorm discussions and it is to bad Obama wasn’t around then because he would recognize the […]