From NPR News: In Russia, France’s Macron Tries His Next Charm Offensive On ‘Cher Vladimir’ https://n.pr/2LtJt4n
EDIT: From NPR News: The Russia Investigations: What Just Happened? https://n.pr/2xdAP78
So,…. Trump continuously in a kind of “propaganda/disinformation offensive” against the media and the FBI.
Tactics seem “Putin-esque” to me; securing personal power by subverting institutions that won’t bow down before you.
Putin’s Russia plays the long game: Putin, Kim Jong un, Xi Xianping — rulers for life — don’t have to worry much about all the “temporary leaders of democratic-republics”; they remain secure in power and position and wealth, and whatever innovations they need from the “Free World”, meh, they can get those, one way or another….
Boxer Jack Johnson is posthumously pardoned by President Trump: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/early-lead/wp/2018/05/24/boxer-jack-johnson-is-posthumously-pardoned-by-president-trump/
FINALLY! Something Trump does that I can agree wholeheartedly with!
Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson | PBS: http://www.pbs.org/unforgivableblackness/
Too Busy Thinking About My Comics: On “Captain America: Reborn!” by Ed Brubaker & Bryan Hitch – Part 3 of 3!: http://toobusythinkingboutcomics.blogspot.com/2010/05/on-captain-america-reborn-by-ed.html?m=1
Taurus 4510TKR-3MAG Revolver | 4510 .45/.410 5 Rounds Stainless Finish: https://www.taurususa.com/product-details.cfm?id=841&category=Revolver
Rossi USA: the Circuit Judge: http://www.rossiusa.com/product-list.cfm?category=15
Resisting the urge to collect engineering examples I find elegant, robust.