Archive for September, 2013
For those who have never heard of krokodil, this video from Vice will give you all you’ll ever want or need to know about krokodil. Krokodil started in Russia as a cheaper or more readily available alternative to heroin, and we all know how much Russians love their heroin, except this alternative also causes people’s flesh to rot. And it’s here now.
Krokodil, it’s a helluva drug.
I’m seeing stray reports that GOP House members are talking about shifting from the continuing resolution to the debt ceiling. While I appreciate the never-say-die sentiment, this makes zero sense.
The debt ceiling is a bigger bomb than the CR. If the Vichy Republicans are unwilling to have a little ol’ government shutdown over the CR, they will absolutely shit their pants at the prospect of hitting the debt ceiling.
It ain’t happening. The CR is the only way we’re going to get any significant concessions.
Okay, that’s funny.
Russia’s top investigative agency said Tuesday it will prosecute Greenpeace activists on piracy charges
Putin is messing with Obama and Greenpeace.
He’s a man after my own heart, too bad he’s such a budding Tsar/Bond-Villain.
H/T a friend of mine. You don’t know him and I’d like to keep it that way.