It is almost like the majority of Americans arrogantly think nothing bad can ever happen to them or to the country. They conveniently forget there have been world wars, there have been major catastrophic earthquakes, there have been massive geomagnetic solar storms, there have been terrorist attacks, world reserve currencies have failed and nuclear plants have melted down before….. and no doubt many of these events will happen again at some point. Either they have forgotten those events have happened before or they they have convinced themselves they cannot happen again…. but a look at current news, on a variety of fronts, show how misguided that notion is.
As the Obama administration announces there will be boots on the ground in Syria, Russia issues a dire warning of “unpredictable consequences” to what they consider an “illegal, big mistake,” while at the same time China is issuing their own warnings over America’s US warship near disputed islands in the South China Sea, stating it is a “threat to China’s sovereignty” and Chinese state media outlet the Global Times stating that Beijing should now “prepare for the worst” and that Beijing “is not frightened to fight a war with the US in the region. (Source) Tensions continue to rise between the U.S. and Russia and yet more “incidents” threaten to spark the powder keg into all out war. FULL REPORT