Happy Birthday, Vlad
October 24, 2019
Vladimir Putin is not a Facebook friend of mine -- that I know of, anyway. He could be, perhaps registered under an alias put out by the Moscow Troll Department, but to my knowledge, I didn't send a "Happy birthday to Vlad" greeting to mark the Russian president's 67th.
Nor did Donald Trump send his good wishes, at least not on Facebook, even though Mr. Putin seemingly had a lot to do with his being the American president in the first place.
But he didn't really have to mark the occasion. For Putin, Trump has been the gift who keeps on giving by tattering the United States of America and it...