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Ukraine Slide Accelerates: AG Office Seized, Criminal Files Being Set On Fire; US To Hold Government Responsible

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It's getting form bad to worse in the Ukraine: either martial law will be announced any time soon or the proxy civil war becomes a real one. On the bright side, there is something to be said about having a nation's criminal cases all in paper format: once there is a revolution, everyone's slate gets wiped clean...

The US is, naturally, stoking the metaphorical, and literal, fire.

Why? Becase as a reminder, in Victoria Nuland's own words, the US is the grand puppetmaster behind everything.

 


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Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:26 | Link to Comment john39
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nuland is a hag.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:29 | Link to Comment TeamDepends
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"US to hold government responsible."  In what alternate universe is this taking place?

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:40 | Link to Comment john39
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looking around at the headlines today, it appears that bombing Syria is back on the agenda.  Forward.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:42 | Link to Comment HyBrasilian
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Well I guess there's always another way...

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http://www.novinite.com/view_news.php?id=108395

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:13 | Link to Comment nope-1004
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US Ambassador to hold a foreign gov't responsible?  LMAO.  Kinda like the checks and balances Osama has over our own righteous gov't?  What a joke.

The old hag dressed like an airline stewardess should go to the Ukraine and fight in the streets, instead of via foreign espionage.

 

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:16 | Link to Comment disabledvet
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more like "bombing everyone is on the Agenda."

you know....sometimes you have really bad fights with people and they become your best friend forever.

on the other hand...

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:19 | Link to Comment max2205
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And I thought we were too busy fucking up Venezuela

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:40 | Link to Comment Thought Processor
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It would be nice if those around the world understood that the people of the US do not control the US Federal Government (and we sure as shit have no control over the Federal Reserve or any of its sister central banks around the world).  The US Federal Government was taken from the people long ago.

 

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:25 | Link to Comment pods
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I'm sorry, since when are we the fucking judge of the earth?

I am really starting to fucking hate this government.

Maybe we will teach them a lesson and drop some democracy on their ass?

Maybe some 3rd world banana republic should make a statement that they are holding the US government responsible for something.

pods

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 00:05 | Link to Comment Rakshas
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Using the "Hands Clean" metric I think it is painfully clear no goverment of the US -  dating back to pretty much the first congress - could legitimately stand in judgement of anybody anywhere anytime.....

Looking back over the decades it's now easy to see the wake of death and destruction left behind these psychopaths as they seek to free the world - of freedom as it turns out.

It blows my mind how these murderous bastards even got away with 911 - I mean fuck me how much evidence do people need that they are being led to slaughter and prompt them into action....... but then again Virgil sums up the american people so well - it never troubles the wolf how many the sheep may be .........

enjoy the ride you woolly fuckers.....

 

oh yeah and FUK THE EU TOO.......

 

EDIT -One of my other favorite quotes  "....... and while we're at it FUK Dr Phil too."........

 

Fri, 02/21/2014 - 00:53 | Link to Comment Ident 7777 economy
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With the 'truther' schtick, you just lost all credibility ...

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 01:46 | Link to Comment willwork4food
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LMAO. Maybe the US citizens can grow some and hold the US .gov responsible for something.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:49 | Link to Comment gallistic
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Hey max, I don't know about that. Apparently we can walk and chew bubble gum at the same time...

 

A report in the Peruvian press based on a recent NBC interview with Senator McCain states that doddering Grandpa McCain is actually calling for an immediate deployment of troops and a naval fleet to Venezuela.

He wants to activate a "coalition" of allies from Colombia, Perú and Chile to "prevent President Maduro from destroying the rights and interests of the US in this hemispheric region".

"We need to be ready to go in with a military force and bring peace to Venezuela, and above all, guarantee and protect the oil flow to the United States, guarding those strategic resources, and enforcing our global interests".

Un-fucking believable!

http://www.elzar.pe/internacionales/1110/noticia-john-mccain-eeuu-debe-e..

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:53 | Link to Comment kaiserhoff
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At least we know K Street's priorities.  Sleazy little place.  Always has been a hangout for street hookers.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:57 | Link to Comment Clycntct
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Currently wyping ass with Grandpa McCain, Hmmmm still feeling pretty shity.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:28 | Link to Comment pods
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Just cannot make shit up anymore. 

I would argue with McStain that the US has no "rights" but since he is a war mongering idiot I would not waste my breath.

pods

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 00:09 | Link to Comment TheReplacement
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If you have the chance you should.  You will never convince McCain but think of the audience.  They are many.  McCain is one and long in the tooth.  We need the many more than we need McCain.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:41 | Link to Comment Schaublin
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More pertinent is why Geoffrey Pyatt, the U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine is directing traffic to independence square! 

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 03:54 | Link to Comment Exponere Mendaces
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@HyAsAKiteBrasilian

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Just giving you some "tilde" coverage since you're all up on that crap like a geezer on a telegram.

 

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:55 | Link to Comment skwid vacuous
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You know something strange is afoot when Eric Cantor (R-Tel Aviv) makes it onto CNN for an extensive interview with that dumb twat Erin Burnett

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:04 | Link to Comment Berspankme
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(R-Tel Aviv)- hahahahaha! So true

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:05 | Link to Comment Berspankme
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BTW- did that cunt Burnett ever grow any tits? Don't watch TV anymore but she flat as hell back when she was blowing Jim Cramer

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:14 | Link to Comment skwid vacuous
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no, field hockey etc, but i would still bang the snot out of her if her mouth was duct taped

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:17 | Link to Comment therover
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I would give Erin a shot too.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:09 | Link to Comment Buck Johnson
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It looks like they should do the same thing for the US and peoples debt.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:36 | Link to Comment THX 1178
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Fuck You Nuland!

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:29 | Link to Comment kaiserhoff
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In related news:  the Tonight Show was quizzing people about their reaction to the recent death of President Roosevelt.

   They didn't say whether it was Teddy or Franklin.

   Our fellow Americans.  Dumb as a bucket of hammers.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:50 | Link to Comment skwid vacuous
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Is she really married to that fat fukn hebe Kagan? despicable ...

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:30 | Link to Comment logicalman
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Given people are dying, I can't really laugh, but that is funny.

Who holds the US government responsible for their actions???!!!

Hubris beyond belief!

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:54 | Link to Comment Urban Redneck
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The alternative universe where the government of Ukraine doesn't cancel diplomatic relations with the USA, revoke recognition of the USA and thereby withdrawal from all bilateral treaties with the USA, order the cancellation of all diplomatic and NGO immunities and visas for US personnel, and order their deportation within 72 hrs.

If my recollection serves the Ukrainians have a small footprint at the west end of Georgetown and could be clear in 36 hours.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 22:19 | Link to Comment PhilofOz
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Mind your own f***ing business!!!

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:35 | Link to Comment kaiserhoff
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US to "hold the government responsible?"  WTF does that mean?  Nothing or less than nothing?

Our foreign policy is as aggressively stupid as our domestic policy, if such a thing is possible.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:38 | Link to Comment Bastiat
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+1 for "aggressively stupid"

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:48 | Link to Comment nmewn
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Kinda reminds you of a squirrel running back & forth in traffic doesn't it? ;-)

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:53 | Link to Comment Bastiat
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Good image but it reminds me more of the arena scene in Idiocracy.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:11 | Link to Comment nmewn
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lol...better!

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:02 | Link to Comment Clycntct
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Yep wondering how it didn't get smashed the first dash only to get the answer on the 3rd.

And to dumb to know that the 2nd was the last chance.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:20 | Link to Comment nmewn
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I kinda like the analogy, it applies to everything these tards do.

Our country is, in fact, being run by squirrels.

Don't swerve into the other lane (you could kill someone or yourself) or the ditch and risk damaging your vehicle, if one is running back & forth in front of you and can't make up its mind which direction to go, drive over it ;-)

 

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:46 | Link to Comment SDShack
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Don't worry, the Ukraine govt, along with their puppet master Vlad the Imputin is on the USSA's double secret probation list. The ultimate trump card is about to be played by the USSA... a VERY sternly worded letter followed by an angry TOTUS speech.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:18 | Link to Comment disabledvet
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hmmm. "President 3 and 1"?

hard to tell with this guy. he's got a wild side too.

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 10:04 | Link to Comment kralizec
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A Russian intervention in Ukraine would be a disaster and involve some sort of pissing contest with the west that could spiral out of control.  Both sides should stay the hell out of it, but I think Putin will find the impulse to intervene to difficult to resist, his image as the dominate power in the region would be shattered...picking on small subjects like Georgia are one thing, intervening in Ukraine is sure to be a massive error in judgement.  The only one who can prevent this from escalating is Putin.  The situation will be bad or worse depending upon his actions.  I pray he stays out, but I fear I he will not.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:03 | Link to Comment Cacete de Ouro
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US (Despicable Me) 0 - 1 (Land of the Free) USA

I'll explain. Despicable Me = Don Rumsfeld, Dick Cheney, Brent Scowcroft, Zbigniew Kazimierz Brzezinski, that sort of "thing"... The chicken shits...

Land of the Free = well, it's you guys.. who have had enough of bullshit lying of your so-called administrators

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:56 | Link to Comment The.Harmless.Who
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...and a zionist talmudic cunt. 

 

Fuck all these zionists. 

 

Oh, you didn't think that zionism is just about stealing land now did you?

 

It is a LOT more than that ... which would explain what the fuck is the agenda is of these Zionists: Greenspan, Bernanke, Yellen, Fischer, Nuland, and MORE!!!! 

 

Zionists... Turning more into moar and finally, into Maor one step at a time. 

 

 

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:06 | Link to Comment Herd Redirectio...
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You know whats the best part of being an anti-Zionist?   You will be called anti-semitic!  And a racist.  And anti-Israel.  And if you are Jewish, you will be called a 'self-hating' Jew, even if you are quite free of hate for yourself.

But you won't be called anti-Zionist.  Oh yeah, one last thing, if you come up with an 'anti-establishment' salute, you will be labelled anti-semitic as well.  

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:18 | Link to Comment skwid vacuous
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seems there is a down voting Zionist troll amonst us

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:26 | Link to Comment The.Harmless.Who
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skwid, 

 

there are a few of these zionist plants here.  

 

The do their bit to inflitrate various sites (wikipedia being one of them).  They used a tool called MegaDeskTop etc in the past, but now are using more sophisticated techniques to flood sites with all sorts.

 

However - being awake, and seeking knowledge seems to be working against them!  Put it this way, they've picked the wrong site to try and flood it with pro-zionist bile. 

 

Long live Zero Hedge and its informed readership! 

 

Fuck Zionism - it is the enemy of mankind and true liberty from debt.  

 

People:  Zionism = forced promotion of debt slavery!  READ the Talmud!!!! 

 

 

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:21 | Link to Comment The.Harmless.Who
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Oh I know this...

 

But see, to people who know me and care about me, I'm no racist or anti-semitic.  

 

This "anti-semetic" card is the greatest trick the devil ever pulled (after convincing people that Kaiser Sose didn't exist or something to that effect) 

 

My point is, these parasites aren't even semites!  John Hopkins University and other reputable places & people (yes, some of whom might be mislabelled as "self-loathers") before them proved that these zionist garbage came from east europe.  The real semites have been the victims of the zionists, but they'll never have their say.  

 

A real racist and anti-semite is an israeli loving zionist. These people created the concept of race, superior beings, and such like.  Talmud much?  Cunts the lot of them. 

 

Ironically, the first victims of the Talmudic Zionists are the Old Testement Jews - who are tainted with a "self-hating" brush.  Pathetic. 

 

These zionist scum have slowly made it a sign of respect to be called (albeit wrongly), an anti-semite. 

 

And, yes, I know about the salute.  It isn't anti-semetic, but it is anti-establishment and anti-zionist, and please God, give me the chance to ram my arm, shoulder deep into these fucking zionists that control the USA, the UK, and the Saudis (oh yes, the house of saud are a cancer),

 

 

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:27 | Link to Comment The Shootist
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Down with the brownshirts! Seriously, I dont know who's who.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:32 | Link to Comment Wile-E-Coyote
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Down with brown nickers... nooooooooooooooooooooooooo that has left me with a horrible image.

 

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:27 | Link to Comment quasimodo
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"US holds Ukrainian government responsible for everything that happen"

Said the pot to the kettle.........what a f-ing joke

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:32 | Link to Comment nmewn
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They should fire up a few diplomatic commercial jets and send that "climate terrorist" Kerry over there to calm things down...lol.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:37 | Link to Comment kaiserhoff
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Yes, Sic the dry vermouth set on them.  That will settle their hash.

Altogether now, "shaken, not stirred."

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:42 | Link to Comment nmewn
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See, this is why we need Hillary back on the job!

She could just hit that Russian reset button again and what would it matter!?!? ;-)

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 22:10 | Link to Comment gallistic
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Ah yes, the reset fail... good one!

The duplicitous snake couldn't even get that right. It did not exactly unfold as the PR stooges thought it would.

Lavrov was a good sport and mostly played nice, but he wasn't going to completely let it slide. After she gave the button to Lavrov and they pressed it, Sergey took one look at it and immediately, and in deliciously exquisite, blunt Russian form, pointed out that it translated into "OVERCHARGE".

Clinton damned well knew it, because before Sergey spoke, without prompting, and supposedly without knowing it, she immediately started talking about "getting it right". After Lavrov pointed it out, she replied- "oh, we will not let you do that to us, I promise".

She is just as bad (and maybe worse!) than any of the other usual republicrat suspects...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0GdLClHAMB0

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 23:04 | Link to Comment nmewn
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The only thing that would have made it better between these two duplicitous snakes, is when she pressed the button, they both vanished in a puff of smoke, along with the entourage of sycophants applauding them both.

As if, by magic ;-)

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:42 | Link to Comment TeamDepends
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Nah, he should sail over solo from Nantucket using only his own hot air as propellent.  Now that would be a swift boat.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:28 | Link to Comment MFLTucson
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The US holds the goverment responsible?  

 

And?

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:45 | Link to Comment Skateboarder
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It's a threat dude.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:49 | Link to Comment fxrxexexdxoxmx
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+100

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:04 | Link to Comment TheMeatTrapper
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It's an empty threat that only further exposes the current administration as impotent, amateur posers. They are powerless to do ANYTHING in the Ukraine. Period. 

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:07 | Link to Comment Berspankme
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Is this a red line?

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:11 | Link to Comment kaiserhoff
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Well, it's like this Meat.  We'll need bases in the Ukraine to launch our human wave attacks on Syria and our can of whoop ass on Iran, on behalf of our lords and masters, the gods whose name may not bespoken. 

Anyway, we have always been at war with Eurasia, or soon will be.  Does it really matter now???

  Sweet Jesus, I need a drink.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:19 | Link to Comment nmewn
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Mass waves of Pajama Boy's if I get my way...by Executive Order, of course ;-)

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:30 | Link to Comment skwid vacuous
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but I'm so confused the only thing Faux news and CNNMSNBCBS can agree on is that Putin is the devil incarnate... so that HAS to be true...?

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:29 | Link to Comment FEDbuster
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Burning files, just like the Argentine banksters!  BooooYaaaaa!!  

 

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:37 | Link to Comment pods
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Don't they know you gotta drop the whole building containing those files or people start to ask questions?

pods

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 22:17 | Link to Comment gallistic
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WTC?

Nice...

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:29 | Link to Comment Wile-E-Coyote
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Nuland: FU Ukraine... no, no FU EU.... no, no, no  FU Syria..... never mind. PMT is a bitch.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:59 | Link to Comment skwid vacuous
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the underlying theme is FU anyone that opposes our Zionist gameplan...  how is this j bitch #2 at state dept?

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:29 | Link to Comment earleflorida
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"The new US-Russia Cold War"   the Roving Eye?

http://atimes.com/atimes/World/WOR-02-140214.html

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:34 | Link to Comment LordAarioc
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The Roof, The Roof, The Roof is on Fire. Bitches.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:34 | Link to Comment FieldingMellish
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Bullish for the Spoo. Nothing helps US stawks like death and destruction. Its like sprinkles on your ice cream.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:41 | Link to Comment Bastiat
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We know what you've been up to Nuland and we know who's responsible -- we heard the phone call, remember?

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:45 | Link to Comment Cacete de Ouro
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"there is something to be said about having a nation's criminal cases all in paper format: once there is a revolution, everyone's slate gets wiped clean..."

Ye, just ask these guys about clean slates (insert as appropriate)______*

* SEC
* CIA
* Secret Service
* Cantor Fitzgerald
* Office of Naval Intelligence
* Office of Emergency Management

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:02 | Link to Comment Buckaroo Banzai
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What is "Building 7", Alex?

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:17 | Link to Comment kaiserhoff
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The Defense Intelligence Agency is seven times the size of the CIA, yet somehow just as useless.

It just ocurred to me that I should probably forget how I know that.  Never mind.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 22:59 | Link to Comment pods
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Brilliant minds think alike Buck.  You had me by an hour!

pods

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:46 | Link to Comment Mine Is Bigger
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US Ambassador to RT???

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:47 | Link to Comment buckwheat5000
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fuck the gov of USA, when are we going to hold them responsible?

Assistant Secretary of State Victoria Nuland, a rabid Russophobe and neoconservative warmonger, told the National Press Club last December that the US has “invested” $5 billion in organizing a network to achieve US goals in Ukraine in order to give “Ukraine the future it deserves.” http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article37599.htm Nuland is the Obama regime official who was caught red-handed naming the members of the Ukrainian government Washington intends to impose on the Ukrainian people once the paid protesters have unseated the current elected and independent government.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 22:33 | Link to Comment gallistic
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Victoria Nuland, the #2 diplomat in the United States and "rabid Russophobe", was personally cheerleading and egging her hired hands on, passing out cakes to the "protesters" in Kiev.

I know this sounds bat-shit crazy, but this is no joke; I am absolutely not making this shit up.

Here is video footage of the sordid affair (at the 1:25 mark).

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yw2IqzaxcT4

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:49 | Link to Comment Azwethinkweiz
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When the Olympics are over, the festivities will begin. Hope everyone has a gold medal hidden away. To those holding paper gold medals, I laugh at thee!

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:36 | Link to Comment disabledvet
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i don't think the timing of this was an "accident."
same goes for Venezuela, etc.

"These things get out of control all at once."
I hear the "hossanah's" and "holier than thou" stuff...but lest people forget the USA is still up to its eyeballs in Afghanistan.

And when last i checked we were having some type of debate about how exactly to leave.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:51 | Link to Comment Bastiat
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No doubt Putin is having some conversations beyond the medals count at the Olympics. 

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:28 | Link to Comment nmewn
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Count on it.

"The television broadcasts Tuesday showing President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych announcing their agreement on rapprochement, sealed by $15 billion in loans and a steep discount on natural gas, was remarkably revealing. Some ministers and other bureaucrats present at the news conference applauded — presumably, a knee-jerk reaction — while others had grim expressions on their faces. Their obvious skepticism over the generous handout to their dodgy southern neighbors no doubt is shared by many ordinary Russians.

Putin clearly did his realist calculations with great care and may have landed a master stroke with the $15 billion bailout package plus gas discounts. If Russia "bought" Ukraine, as the protesters on Kiev's Maidan would have us believe, then he did so with a bid that takes your breath away. Russia is putting up nearly the entire sum that Ukraine needs to ensure it meets its debt repayments and other convertible currency obligations for the coming year. In this way, Moscow is buying financial stability that is a precondition for political stability in the run-up to the 2015 presidential election in Ukraine. The European Union's offer of financial assistance was only a small fraction of Russia's."

And the Boy King, along with the EU folded, leaving a sovereign people to twist in the winds of fate.

http://www.themoscowtimes.com/opinion/article/putins-bold-15bln-bet-on-ukraine/491902.html

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:30 | Link to Comment Bastiat
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Thanks for the context and analysis.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:03 | Link to Comment nmewn
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Welcome sir.

So there is no doubt, I stand with the Ukrainian population. Its depressing to hear some of the talking heads justifications on this, the Ukraine is in the "Russian sphere of influence" so let it go...blah blah blah.

Well, by extension of this piercing, empire building, brain dead, debt driven statist logic, Canada is within ours, I'm sure the people won't mind ;-)

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:59 | Link to Comment kaiserhoff
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Good catch.  Shows how important this is to Putin.

Shit, meet fan.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 23:18 | Link to Comment gallistic
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Everyone knows the EU does not give a shit about Ukraine or its people. Everyone knows for a fact that Angela Merkel, Victoria Nuland, the IMF, Francois Hollande, Grampa McCain, NATO, Barak Obama, Goldman Sachs, or any other suitor you can think of does not give a flying fuck about Ukraine. They merely want to exploit it and create a vassal state, ripping a piece out of Russia and gaining a foot hold for ulterior geopolitical motives.

One of the many reliable indicators for this is the FINAL miserly offer from the EU of a 600 million (Euro) "credit".

We have to ask ourselves: how does the miserly 600 million EU offer stack up with Putin's $15 billion purchase of Ukranian bonds package plus 33% gas discount deal?*

 

*$268 instead of $400 per 1,000 cubic meters of gas 

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:51 | Link to Comment fxrxexexdxoxmx
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Hey man you might want to fuck the wookie and the fag she hangs out with but for me I like asian girls.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:51 | Link to Comment hangemhigh77
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GOOD FOR THE PEOPLE, BURN THE WHOLE FRIGGIN GOVT DOWN.  THEN WHEN THEY GET DONE WITH THAT COME OVER HERE AND BURN OUR GOVT DOWN SEEING AS AMERICANS HAVE NO BALLS.!!

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:52 | Link to Comment b_thunder
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With the western puppetmasters' support or not,  at least 50% of Ukraine REALLY refuse to live  in Putin's "GULAG-lite."

BTW, the other 50% are under the control of the puppetmasters from Moscow. 

Question:  do the ZH readers think it's better to let Putin recreate the Evil Empire 2.0 and deal with it later (gonna take massive tax increases) or perhaps it might make sense to take a stand and try to stop the KGB-orchestrated expansion here and now? 

 

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:58 | Link to Comment Azwethinkweiz
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Wasn't part of the Cold War stretegy to embed within the US, teachers, professors, polticians, and government officials with KGB values? It's been working quite well. Nothing to recreate....this is it. It's always been the Evil Empire, mainly hidden from within with far reaching tentacles endoctrinating the youth who should see differently. It's the battle of good vs. evil. That battle is now taking place. Choosing sides is like Indiana Jones choosing the holy grail....choose wisely.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:08 | Link to Comment TheMeatTrapper
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Oh give me a fucking break. Good vs evil has nothing to do with US vs USSR. Grow the fuck up. 

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:22 | Link to Comment Supernova Born
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On the bright side, I see the worldwide flare-ups of chaos as a sign the globalists have yet to reach a final agreement on the distribution of the spoils.

 

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 23:39 | Link to Comment gallistic
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A Cold Warrior comes out of the deep freeze.

Thunder, trust me, I am merely having fun with this and trying hard not to be (too) antagonistic, but "taking action now" (without raising taxes) by "pre-emptive", or closer to the point "preventive" actions to eliminate the possibility of "Evil Empire 2.0" and to "try to stop the KGB-orchestrated expansion here and now" is a question that is caught in too many false assumptions and hypotheticals to be taken seriously.

Here is an ancient and kindred cold war spirit's bloviation to soothe your soul....

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1IAZaqNyQ3M

 

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:52 | Link to Comment Sashko89
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The people who financed the Neo Nazi takeover/riots, hold the people who suffer as being responsible... THE DEVIL KNOWS NO HYPOCRISY.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:52 | Link to Comment hangemhigh77
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Newland looks like a witch.  Hang her.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:52 | Link to Comment 22winmag
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They seized the wrong AG's office.

 

Eric Holder's AG office is where all the skeletons and evidence of wrongdoing are kept.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:54 | Link to Comment hangemhigh77
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As far as I'm concerned anytime the people burn down the government and waste cops it's a good thing.  All governments are tyrannical.  The people are SICK of being pushed around, told how to live, told what to do, lied to and robbed.  BURN IT ALL DOWN!! It looks like freedom to me. Not the BULLSHIT "freedom" we have over here.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:55 | Link to Comment TahoeBilly2012
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Yea yea everyone wondering when the PM's will move...how about Russian tanks in Kiev while Obamastein starts bombing Syria...

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:55 | Link to Comment buckwheat5000
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that bitch nuland needs to be beaten by ukrainian police

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:06 | Link to Comment Supernova Born
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Putin should invite her to tea.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 23:42 | Link to Comment gallistic
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Putin should bend her over and show her the good times Kagan denies her.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:41 | Link to Comment kaiserhoff
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That's kind of harsh.  She's already been beaten with an ugly stick.

  +1000 for the handle;)

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:04 | Link to Comment Seize Mars
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LO fucking L.

Nuland.

Heh.

 

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:10 | Link to Comment skwid vacuous
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I've got it! Vlad Putin vs. Robert Kagan - steel cage match, winner takes Ukraine and other NATO draft picks to be named later...

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:08 | Link to Comment buckwheat5000
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US government scum. Kick out all americans from ukraine, russia, china, all of them, who needs these troublemakers around.

I am disgusted at the US government, when they get us into the next war I'm not going.  6 police died in urkaine today and the blood is on Nuland's hands. We should hold her responsible.

If Klich doesn't call his dogs off, throw him in jail, call in the army.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:08 | Link to Comment buckwheat5000
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US government scum. Kick out all americans from ukraine, russia, china, all of them, who needs these troublemakers around.

I am disgusted at the US government, when they get us into the next war I'm not going.  6 police died in urkaine today and the blood is on Nuland's hands. We should hold her responsible.

If Klich doesn't call his dogs off, throw him in jail, call in the army.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:12 | Link to Comment TheMeatTrapper
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Us libertarians are going to take over the planet - and leave everybody the fuck alone. 

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:38 | Link to Comment logicalman
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Do no harm.

Accept responsibilty for one's own actions.

Always be prepared to give a helping hand to someone truly in need.

Would be a pretty nice place.

Won't happen in my lifetime, but hopefully...

 

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:24 | Link to Comment infinity8
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Gogol Bordello, Not a Crime: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=StZwrbKHnG4

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:27 | Link to Comment kchrisc
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Burn baby, burn! We don't need no water, let those fucking files burn...

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:33 | Link to Comment Golden Showers
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Fuck, fuck fuck the EU.
Fuck the EU.

Hay, dumb bitch; FUCK YOU.

12 dead because of this whore. And an APC.

Lick it up baby. Lick it up.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:35 | Link to Comment Bunga Bunga
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"Files Being Set On Fire; US To Hold Government Responsible"

Inside job! How do they know that so quickly or just a Freudian slip?

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:44 | Link to Comment Tracerfan
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The U.S. Government is going to hold the elected Ukrainian Government responsible for defending itself and democracy against U.S.-fed and U.S.-armed Nazi-symp bandits? 

And who is going to hold the U.S. Government responsible for intervening in another nation's affairs and trying to overthrow its elected Government?

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:52 | Link to Comment dark pools of soros
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Mr OT-6 Scientologist @ 1:25 of that vid

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:59 | Link to Comment They Tried to S...
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FUCK THE EU !

 

Zero on the cutting edge of new job creation. Redefining the protesting industry. Like a startup from Silicon Valley - bullet proof vests, gas masks and shields.... the proper tools to be true "disrupters" in an anitquated industry.

 

Who says Big Government can't create new jobs? ...... 

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:19 | Link to Comment grunk
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I thought the Black Swan was going to be Thailand.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:32 | Link to Comment Cannon Fodder
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Who the f**k is the US to hold the Ukrainian government responsible? Especially when it is for all practical purposes illegal to protest here in the US...

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 03:17 | Link to Comment pcrs
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she said: fuck rhe eu

i share that sentiment. preferably before they take our savings and our lives

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 05:56 | Link to Comment dreadnaught
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A "new" Cold War (and now 'small wars') would always be a good business investment

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