The childish treatment of Russia and China by the sociopaths of the Bush Junta has had another bad results for the US. We are in the process of being levered out of our last base in central Asia. Kyrgyzstan President Kurmanbek Bakiyev is demanding $200 million a year (up from $2 million) to use Manas International Airport as a US base. The incompetence of the Bush junta is only exceeded by it's arrogance. Do you really think it was smart to publicly humiliate President Hu three times during his visit to the White House?
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