Mazi Omeife Jideofo: The Ides of March

Beware the month of Mars,
the month of madness,
when the politicians plot and scheme,
assassinations, coups and war projects.

Beware this month of March, in particular…
It began with strife and madness of a higher order,
confusion and angst in high places,
generals reaching for their nuclear buttons. read more

Ras Putin: The song by Boney M

There lived a certain man in Russia long ago
He was big and strong in his eyes a flaming glow
Most people looked at him with terror and with fear
But to Moscow chicks he was such a lovely dear
He could preach the bible like a preacher, full of ecstasy and fire
But he also was the kind of teacher women would desire read more

Putin sends troops into Ukraine, here comes the trouble….

In French:

14h55 : Poutine veut envoyer des troupes. Le président russe demande au Conseil de la Fédération, le Sénat russe, d’autoriser l’envoi de troupes en Crimée. “En raison de la situation extraordinaire en Ukraine et de la menace pesant sur la vie des citoyens russes, de nos compatriotes, des forces armées russes déployées en Ukraine”, Vladimir Poutine a demandé au Conseil de la Fédération d’autoriser “le recours aux forces armées russes sur le territoire de l’Ukraine, jusqu’à la normalisation de la situation politique dans ce pays”, a déclaré le Kremlin. read more