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What It Do: Bombs Over Damascus

For the moment, let’s assume that Syrian President Bashar Assad really did use sarin nerve gas against the Syrian rebels. The argument for military action—i.e. a shit-ton of American bombs—seems to be based on ...
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Reality Check: Boondoggle Update

Or Our Merry Ride Into The Syrian Abyss Continues In the event Syria imploded, for instance, or in the event there was a threat of a chemical weapons cache falling into the hands of al-Nusra or som...
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Reality Check: Syria – Just Say No

Keep on chooglin’. —John Fogerty This is a nation of war junkies. I’m a junky, you’re a junky. We cannot get enough. There isn’t a skirmish, civil war, revolution or upheaval that we can’t comment on...
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Deleted Scenes: What Bombing Syria Gets Us

Look, everyone wants to go to war in Syria, right? I mean, it’s been seconds since we launched airstrikes to destabilize a Mideast regime and/or butted our noses into a civil war that we kinda sorta indirectly ...
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Deleted Scenes: The Two-Hour Break

I was late getting home Sunday night from a show, and listening to the news on the radio, I heard a BBC report about how Russia was trying to pressure Syria to have a two-hour pause in their ongoing civilian sl...