- By Thomas E. RicksThomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military for the Washington Post from 2000 through 2008. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
I am beginning to think that little Vlad, who thinks the CIA invented the Internet to have a global eavesdropping system, is the most backward person on the planet.
Look at it this way: If your country discourages entrepreneurs and frowns on independent thought, yeah, you are gonna be backward in technology.
Time for Putin to move to Cyprus? Or New Jersey?