The State Dept.'s Reality Problem

Matthew Lee of the Associated Press, one of the few Western MSM journalists to actually challenge Washington's attempt to offer social media (including Ukrainian SBU produced fakes) as cheap substitutes for actual American intelligence data on the shoot down of MH17, has another hilarious exchange with his old sparring partner John Kirby, a former rear admiral who is now a spokesman for the State Department -- and a walking advertisement for the harsh truth that the U.S. armed services have promoted a ridiculous number of flag officers, competent or not, over the last two decades.Also well worth watching by subscribers: the trailers to parts 1 and 2 of A Very Heavy Agenda: How We Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the New Neocons, which 'stars' Undersecretary of State Victoria Nuland and her husband Robert Kagan's advocacy for escalating the war in Ukraine.

The reason 'Psaki-ing' entered the Russian lexicon as a word for 'to utter ludicrous or idiotic words'

Has Russia (aside from Crimea) moved closer to NATO in the last several years, or has NATO moved closer to Russia?

The Russian Air Force bombed hospitals in Syria -- but we won't show you any proof that it was deliberate or even regarding what they've hit

Jen Psaki hilariously grilled on the infamous Undersecretary of State Victoria Nuland 'f--- the EU' recording released by the Yanukovich SBU