President Trump reiterated to the press today that the United States is maintaining its military presence in Syria not to patrol the nation's border with Turkey, but to control its oil fields.“We’ve kept the oil," Trump said. "We’ve stayed back and kept the oil. Other
"Well you may throw your rock and hide your hand,
workin' in the dark against your fellow man.
But as sure as God made black and white
what's down in the dark will be brought to the light."
~ Johnny Cash/traditional, 'God's Gonna Cut You Down'The Grayzone has an
Four months ago the satirical news site The Onion posted the headline, "John Bolton: ‘An Attack On Two Saudi Oil Tankers Is An Attack On All Americans’".I remember the post because it cracked me up a the time. Like many Onion headlines, the joke came from