There is an old saying: may you live in interesting times.
I consider myself a student of history. A lot of amazing and interesting things have taken place since our civilization began, but I can honestly say that I have never seen a year like the one we are in now. It appears that every month the rules to this giant game are being altered, and all the players have been on their heels ever since 2020 began.
“Russia will be forced to take retaliatory steps, both of a military-technical and other nature, in order to neutralize the threats to its national security that arise from this.” A Finnish general reacting to Putin’s threats if Finland joins NATO: “You are most welcome here to join the 200,000 Russians that are already in Finland...