Clay, I'm getting in here before the usual haters to say that this is what everybody should strive to do. VOTE! We have not have the power to make our representatives to everything we want, but elections are the only way that the majority of us has the chance to make a difference. That being said, everybody (left and right) should go and vote.
Alprova, from the news that I follow, it seems that the plane was in a well used air corridor between Europe and Southeast Asia. As for the rest of this situation, it's only recently that air units have been targeted in that area (and I had not heard of this escalation until today).
Not sure who is in the wrong here, but I am not eager to get involved in Ukraine other than offering the assistance that we have been giving them currently.
Yep, here we go again.
Too bad that too many of the crazy parts of the 112th Congress are still around. Bachmann is still around, and my district sent a person who is only slightly less crazy than your run of the mill Tea Partier. Sigh
blackwater48, if you are going to start a pool on your question of how long until the wing nuts blame Obama, I'll take 3 weeks. Of course, I may be overly optimistic.
GameOn, the Republicans are planning on blaming Sandy!
I choose Hope and Change over Etch-a-Sketch and PX90.