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Grasping the currency true to our time

"Πάντα ῥεῖ καὶ οὐδὲν μένει"

August 17th
11:52 AM

Excellent Spiegel interview with Mikail Gorbachev on the past and present

'They Were Truly Idiots'

"[Yeltsin] should have been shunted out of the way and made an ambassador in a banana republic, where he could have smoked water pipes in peace….

…we proved ourselves to be semi-idiots, myself included.”