Spot on, Jerry. Just read chapter 28 of Fear where Tillerson and Mattis try to explain basic international systems to the Donald. Scary stuff. This is why I say it is more than just Trump’s greed and stupidity involved here. He has flat out been Putin programed to destroy the West. There is just no other reasonable way to explain his dangerous words and deeds.

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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