Moving right along to today’s topic. Well it has begun — physical intimidation. First thing would be dictators go after are the news papers. If verbal intimidation doesn’t do the trick then things get real violent fast. A wink here and a word there is all it takes to get the message from strongman to goon.

Who, me? No collusion here. I’m just your lovable president looking for a piece of love, I mean love.

Jim Ridgway, Jr. military writer — author of the American Civil War classic, “Apprentice Killers: The War of Lincoln and Davis.” Christmas gift, yes!

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