Oct 2017

Maybe there’s hope for China after all

John Sexton Oct 22, 2017 6:31 PM

“Chinese people are increasingly ignoring party propaganda and are much more interested in movie stars…”

“President Bush, to me, embarrassed himself.”

Sep 2017

“We can talk to them. We do talk to them.”

“It was like Pol Pot’s genocide multiplied 20 times over.”

Dotards and madmen.

Not exactly critical of authoritarian states

Not available at the local Chevron

About time, but more is needed

“Ready to use a form of ultimate means.”

China: Sure, let’s ramp up the sanctions on Kim

Ed Morrissey Sep 07, 2017 10:01 AM

More fireworks this weekend?

“North Korea is determined to go on a nuclear path to oppose global society.”

Not exactly, but you get the drift

Seoul: Pyongyang prepping another ICBM launch.

Aug 2017

Mr. Maduro has some friends after all

China: “Hit the brakes.”

Has North Korea gone past the point of no return?

Ed Morrissey Aug 15, 2017 8:41 PM

Tillerson to Kim: Let’s chat.

The more things change, the more they stay the same

Mattis: Hey, don’t forget that war is hell, okay?

Ed Morrissey Aug 11, 2017 4:01 PM

Back channels?

China to Kim: You’re on your own, pal

Ed Morrissey Aug 11, 2017 8:41 AM

Associated Press: Should we shoot down the missiles?

Nobody wants it, but we’re going to be ready anyway

“Turning point”?

Jul 2017

China to Trump: We didn’t start the fire

Ed Morrissey Jul 31, 2017 8:41 PM

Jill Stein blames “demonization.”

Still an unusual choice

Election nullified

SWIFT retribution?

So whose job is it, then?

China: Don’t sanction us over North Korea

Ed Morrissey Jul 06, 2017 10:41 AM

Trump: “Severe” consequences coming for Pyongyang.

Double secret suspension?

Jun 2017

Credit where creditor’s due?

“it has not taken serious steps to end its own complicity in trafficking, including forced laborers from North Korea.”

Uh oh.

I won’t even bother asking what could possibly go wrong

Why are there no good Samaritans in China?

John Sexton Jun 11, 2017 5:01 PM

“In the West, law, faith and morality are a three-legged stool.”

May 2017

“I have learned the right to freely express oneself is sacred in America.”

Projection … or prediction?

Leading South Korean presidential candidate: “Would it happen this way in the United States?”

Apr 2017


“With each successive detonation and missile test, North Korea pushes northeast Asia and the world closer to instability…”

“We believe this message is positive and should be affirmed.”