Tag Archives: Russia

Sochi: Whether to go or not to go is not really the question

Of course, if you are one of the Olympic competitors, you must go. There is nothing like being one of the elite of the elite, they say. And, obviously, if you are one of the great photographers such as Simon … Continue reading

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Is Russia really a better place for Edward Snowden?

  Edward Snowden has to live in Russia for some unforeseen amount of time.  Poor Snowden.  He left the United States because he didn’t like a few programs aimed at terrorists, catching terrorists, or finding terrorists cells.  The programs, whether … Continue reading

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‘The Americans’: Realistic and worth a peek

The new FX show, The Americans, looks like it might be the best show about the spy world on air today.  Set in Reagan days, it follows the “sleeper” agents who are from the Soviet Union living in the United … Continue reading

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