Eternal sunshine of the thoughtless mind
Greek PM Tsipras is not Merkel's favorite leader (far from it!), but even she is not that heartless to impose such cruel & unusual punishment.
You say Holy Spirit, I say holy moly, let's call the whole thing off
On Friday Pope Francis had a two-hour meeting with Russian Patriarch Kirill at Havana airport, a first since the two Churches went their separate ways. They had a nice, civilized chat, considering each thinks of the other as heretic, exchanged gifts and issued a joint declaration. They parted promising to repeat it in another 1000 years.
Putin: And ye shall be witnesses unto me
Russian president Vladimir Putin welcomed one of his biggest fans, Hungarian PM Victor Orban, in Moscow to talk about the migrant crisis, EU sanctions and best practices for media censorship.
A Hair-raising spat between Kim & The Donald
Donald Trump has apparently said that once in the White House he will make North Korean Kim Jong-un leader disappear. Or alternatively to buy out North Korea and have him fired. Kim on his part promised to nuke all of Trump's properties, all except Trump Tower in New York where he plans to get a rent-controlled condo once he takes over America.
Erdoğan & the refugee crisis: Who's the boss
In her latest visit to Turkey, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, tried to cajole President Tayyip Erdogan into stemming the refugee flow entering the EU as tentatively agreed upon back in October. Since that deal was struck, the monetary compensation the EU promises Turkey has increased in proportion to the continuing flows reaching the Greek shores and Turkey's inaction. For a solipsistic megalomaniac leader like Erdogan, milking the situation to its last drop of is too hard