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Bitter laughter provided by Steve (he doesn’t like the diminutive) Mnuchin

“The Russian government operates for the disproportionate benefit of oligarchs and government elites,” said Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. “Russian oligarchs and elites who profit from this corrupt system will no longer be insulated from the consequences of their government’s destabilizing … Continue reading

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Rex Tillerson: A little spy story

As I eagerly await new indictments — my temperament seems to require an indictment every month or so — and yes, the most recent subpoena announcement does soothe me… For most of my life as a reader I have devoured … Continue reading

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Heh heh heh: Take that, Rex Tillerson!

U.S. and Western sanctions against Russia just killed a big Exxon Mobil deal. Schadenfreude. Me, doing it. Join in.

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