Do you get the feeling that when Putin left, endorsing Medvedev, there was a deal made between the two of them to just alternate stints in office and that in a few years, Medvedev will be back?
....but hey, do what you want....you will anyway.
And other words of wisdom...
Nationalism is power hunger tempered by self-deception. --George Orwell
When you hold up your arm and swear to uphold the Constitution, you don’t say, “Except in wartime.” -- George McGovern
Corexit: More toxic than the oil