First off, have a drink. Or three.
You good? I’m good. Finished off two bottles of wine today. I’m merry.
So we had some technical difficulties this week, if you noticed. But no worries, we’ve had our top man zoom on it. We’re online and ready for a good, old-fashioned open post brought to you straight from the Drudge Report. What’s going on at the moment?
Well, my own town is going through a rare November blizzard. I’m grateful that I’m not traveling anywhere.
For world events, Russia has escalated tensions with Ukraine.
Russia has opened fire on Ukrainian ships and captured three vessels in a major escalation of tensions off the coast of Crimea.
Three sailors have been wounded after the Ukrainian navy said two artillery boats were hit by the strikes in the Black Sea.
Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko called an emergency session of his war cabinet and said he will propose that parliament declare martial law.
Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) said it used weapons after the Ukrainian ships ignored demands to stop and that it impounded three vessels which had illegally crossed the border.
The three injured sailors are receiving medical treatment and their lives are not in danger, the FSB said.
As a reminder, this isn’t America’s problem but I’m sure we’ll get mixed up in it further somehow, seeing as how we helped cause the entire Ukraine crisis to begin with.
Speaking of helping along Russian aggression, Alan Dershowitz has suggested that the Mueller report will be politically damaging for the Trump Administration, whatever that means.
That’s about it in the Trump-Russia news, which is thankfully almost over as a thing. Let’s move on to some videos.
Here’s an explanation about what’s wrong with JK Rowling.
No matter how weird you think furries are, they are much, much worse than you know according to a furry.
That should get things started for the week. I’m going to lie down for a bit.