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(6,995 posts)
Fri Feb 18, 2022, 11:03 PM Feb 2022

What is happening

In the last weeks I have been an armchair general and an armchair admiral. Now, today, I am an armchair psychic. This is what will happen in the next few days:

1. shelling continues
2. the Olympics end, sending the Russian athletes home
3. the meeting on the 24th does not occur
4. more cyber stuff happens
5. more Russian troops arrive at the border
6. muddy terrain becomes a problem (I'd recommend seeding the clouds, but the rain would probably freeze coming down and turn into snow...is snow good?)

That is all. I must recline to contemplate more of the future.

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What is happening (Original Post) EndlessWire Feb 2022 OP
I think that is the most likely scenario Walleye Feb 2022 #1
Well, of course it is. n/t EndlessWire Feb 2022 #6
Rookie. ForgedCrank Feb 2022 #2
Please apply to the Psy Corps EndlessWire Feb 2022 #5
I don't know if ForgedCrank Feb 2022 #8
Silly EndlessWire Feb 2022 #9
If Russia invades the Ukraine.... OAITW r.2.0 Feb 2022 #3
Ah, a customer... EndlessWire Feb 2022 #4
"but postwar sanctions may get him assassinated." OAITW r.2.0 Feb 2022 #7
Are you asking a question? EndlessWire Feb 2022 #10


(1,993 posts)
8. I don't know if
Fri Feb 18, 2022, 11:46 PM
Feb 2022

they can afford me.
There are very few who are as skilled as I at telling other folks what they did wrong. But I will consider it I suppose.


(6,995 posts)
9. Silly
Fri Feb 18, 2022, 11:50 PM
Feb 2022

There's no pay in the Auxiliary. You should apply for transfer to active duty. Anyone skilled at telling others what to do is always welcome.

OAITW r.2.0

(25,726 posts)
3. If Russia invades the Ukraine....
Fri Feb 18, 2022, 11:08 PM
Feb 2022

(1) It's gonna be a long hard slog in the Ukraine,,,,for what? Ukraine casualties are on Putin. So are Russian casualties.
(2) Economic shutdown of Russian commercial transactions.

Which is gonna hurt Putin worse?


(6,995 posts)
4. Ah, a customer...
Fri Feb 18, 2022, 11:37 PM
Feb 2022

Please put your dollar in the jar...thank you...

I predict that BOTH scenarios hurt Russia, but postwar sanctions may get him assassinated.

For what? To kill Babushkas...Putin hates grannies because they are universally taller than him. He hates grannies, and he's determined to get them all.

OAITW r.2.0

(25,726 posts)
7. "but postwar sanctions may get him assassinated."
Fri Feb 18, 2022, 11:44 PM
Feb 2022

Don't get Putin's endgame, but I hope it happens sooner than later.


(6,995 posts)
10. Are you asking a question?
Sat Feb 19, 2022, 12:00 AM
Feb 2022

Put $2 in the jar...the price just went up to accommodate the new cost of gas.

It will not happen sooner. The "technical military" threats must occur before the 24th in order to put in motion the plot to off him by those deputies in the Lower Duma who just don't like him.

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