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jeff198527Mar. 07, 2014 - 10:41AM JST
I don't think the West should do anything. Crimea wants to be part of Russia, so be it.
Posted in: Crimean MPs vote to join Russia; U.S. unveils sanctions
jeff198527Mar. 07, 2014 - 09:34AM JST
The West isn't going to do anything. America and the Europeans don't fight people who can actually defend themselves.
jeff198527Mar. 07, 2014 - 08:45AM JST
Sanctions?!? More like the West kicking and screaming like a two-year old. Russia seems to be the only country in Europe that has a pair.
jeff198527Mar. 07, 2014 - 02:25AM JST
Educator60, I agree 110%. No man is an island. We all use government services. Taxes don't always equal tyranny. Think of them as a fee for living in a civilized society.
Posted in: Japan considers bitcoin tax after Mt Gox failure
jeff198527Mar. 07, 2014 - 02:06AM JST
With the devaluation of currencies across the globe it's better to stick with precious metals and the currencies of financially sound countries than on some digital abstraction.
Posted in: Gov't to decide bitcoin trading rules on Friday
jeff198527Mar. 01, 2014 - 01:59AM JST
The US military is exhausted from being in the Middle East for more than a decade. All the US government can do is issue empty threats. As an American I believe it's in our best interests to stay out of this mess.
Posted in: U.S. warns Russia against Ukraine intervention
jeff198527Feb. 28, 2014 - 06:43AM JST
The IMF is just another Marxist international organization. What good will punishing the wealthy do?
Posted in: Programs to redistribute income good for growth: IMF
jeff198527Feb. 24, 2014 - 01:41AM JST
However, the parts that these cars are made of usually come from Japan, so no big loss.
Posted in: Mexico to trump Japan as No. 2 car exporter to U.S.
jeff198527Feb. 13, 2014 - 09:39AM JST
The CBO says that the US debt will "become unstable" around the middle of next decade and "spiral out of control" by the early 2030s. Either we do something about this now or we pay for decades of mismanagement in the not-too-distant future.
Posted in: Congress extends U.S. borrowing authority until 2015
jeff198527Feb. 13, 2014 - 08:11AM JST
A victory for the self-serving politicians, but a defeat for us American citizens.
jeff198527Feb. 12, 2014 - 11:56PM JST
Only liberals would blame Japan for protecting its own territory.
Posted in: China, Taiwan to hold first official talks in 65 years
jeff198527Feb. 12, 2014 - 05:36AM JST
To hell with Article Nine. Japan cannot rely on an empire in decline for its safety. Rearm but let China make the first move.
Posted in: Japan's unease over U.S. alliance adds fuel to Abe's security shift
jeff198527Feb. 11, 2014 - 11:59PM JST
People not wanting their homeland over-run by foreigners is a natural feeling. The various countries of the EU are now realizing that they can't stand each other.
Posted in: Swiss vote to curb immigration sends shockwaves through EU
jeff198527Feb. 10, 2014 - 09:51AM JST
The US economy is in a depression. We need about 250,000 jobs a month to break even.
Posted in: U.S. employers add 113,000 jobs in January
jeff198527Feb. 10, 2014 - 08:31AM JST
Venezuela, Iran, and now Urikrane. What other countries are turning their currencies into Monopoly money?
Posted in: 70,000 rally in Kiev in fresh show of force
jeff198527Feb. 10, 2014 - 07:23AM JST
These arms dealers are adding fuel to the proverbial fire.
Posted in: Arms makers try to cash in as Asian disputes escalate
jeff198527Feb. 10, 2014 - 01:35AM JST
Sign of the times. This may be a small and weak fleet, but since America is in dire financial straits it seems as if every country is out to challenge us.
Posted in: Iran says warships headed close to U.S. borders
jeff198527Feb. 09, 2014 - 11:47PM JST
For better or for worse this man is now governor of Tokyo. This is what the people wanted.
Posted in: Masuzoe says he wants to make Tokyo No. 1 city in world
jeff198527Feb. 09, 2014 - 09:51AM JST
I have no problem with this. Everyone should have their prints in the database. It would make criminal investigations that much easier.
Posted in: Japan, U.S. to share online fingerprint database
jeff198527Feb. 09, 2014 - 07:48AM JST
I agree, some places in the world are too restrictive or too unstable to be places for companies to invest.
Posted in: Toyota halts Venezuela production
Mar. 07, 2014 - 09:03PM JST
NSGEG sure has a lot of political scientists in it, which does not inspire me with…
Posted in: U.S. defends Japan against China's plutonium criticism
Mar. 07, 2014 - 09:02PM JST
Don't be angry.
Thank Malaysia for making it plain to you where you should NOT be…
Posted in: Malaysia bans Ultraman book over use of Allah
Mar. 07, 2014 - 08:58PM JST
Mar. 07, 2014 - 08:56PM JST
I love this: "“'We are against Putin’s aggression, we fear that it will scare tourists away,'…
Mar. 07, 2014 - 08:47PM JST
"Why hang? Starve them to death!"
Word! ( Hear, hear! )
Posted in: Malaysian couple to hang for starving Indonesian maid