via uc berkeley botanical garden (hummingbird address unknown)
How about just “Putin Stymies West.” I imagine nothing’s more fun for Vlad-the-clever, and he can certainly outdo any feeble effort of ours. Part of the Russian genius. Too complex for any of us—read a little Tolstoy. He’s there.
Gabriel García Márquez, 1927—2014
this has got to be one of the more shocking headlines i’ve read in many a moon.