Where Nuclear Deterrence Fails in Ukraine

Note: Since this story will also appear in a couple foreign policy publications, I’ve omitted my usual self-amusing, “why-on-earth-does-he-do-this?” snark. Take as comfort that as sure as God is in his heaven (which I seriously doubt), it will be back next time).

A basic rule of human interaction is that whenever there is a stand-off, the side which fears possible consequences less has a…

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Long-time state House and Senate member, author of PA’s Medical Marijuana law, also creator of “shit-gibbon!” Comedian, professor, father of 2 awesome children!

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Long-time state House and Senate member, author of PA’s Medical Marijuana law, also creator of “shit-gibbon!” Comedian, professor, father of 2 awesome children!

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