The last 24 hours in Russia:
-Vladimir Putin announces Russia will “annex” Crimea.
-Putin has his army take over the Ukrainian Naval Base there, as Ukrainian forces mass on the country\’s eastern border with Russia.
The last 24 hours in the USA:
-It is announced that Michelle Obama, her two daughters and her mother, will take a vacation to China – cost to taxpayers somewhere in the millions.
-President Obama promises to make his NCAA basketball tournament brackets public.
Anyone still wondering why Putin – and Syria\’s al-assad, and Iran\’s rouhani, and our allies around the world – do not take Barack Obama seriously?