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The Nephew just e-mailed me. He's in Ukraine and he says that Putin is planning to invade Poland!

Parts of Eastern Poland were part of Russia in Czarist times, which means that Putin is going to invade it and restore the eastern Russian border right through to Poland in the post-partition era.

Vladimir Putin recently mentioned the borders of Czarist Russia, which puts Russian military expansion into vast areas of Eastern and Central Europe on the table.

You know who else had larger borders before World War I?

Austria.

That's right. The whole world is going to Wienerschnitzel in a handbasket.

We need to put international pressure on the Russo-Austrian threat to keep Putin in his place and prevent the Sound of Music from being played on television on days other than Thanksgiving.

Thank you.

A lot of people out there think that the U.S. has some pretty serious domestic problems, but don't be selfish because the world is a hugely dangerous place and we have to protect the people of Eastern Ukraine.

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