RasPutin had an op-ed piece in the New York Times today. Is he having the time of his life, or what? He was the deus ex machine, the last minute hero in the Syrian crisis. His country will be hosting the Olympics soon.
And now he's on the same page is Maureen freakin' Dowd!
Vlad the Destroyer has morphed into Vlad the Annoyer. A needle here. A needle there. The words " pin prick " have surfaced this week to describe what we mighta, coulda, shoulda done to Assad. Vlad been pricking the thin skins of our President and Secretary of State.
Stealing their thunder like a pickpocket pilfers a watch.
Vladmir keeps throwing the glove down. He's having a hell of a year. Grossly unpopular at home, he's become a man of the world. All politics is local?
Not in his case.