Optics: ‘Kiev: ON FIRE; Venezuela: ON FIRE; Obama: Watching a movie’ [pics]

By on Mar 11, 2016 in Politics & Government |

http://twitter.com/#!/Matthops82/status/435934277751308289 More than two dozen people are reportedly dead after a bloody day of clashes between riot police and Euromaidan protesters. Scenes reportedly from today: Charred trade union building where protesters headquarters were #ukraine #euromaidan pic.twitter.com/Mt3sZp7nYJ — James Marson (@marson_jr) February 19, 2014 Frontline #Kiev this afternoon. pic.twitter.com/hnIb6NHxs3 — Kevin Bishop (@bishopk) February 19, 2014 Violence in Kiev looks increasingly like civil war and of course the White House is “appalled.” So “appalled” that Uncle Joe Biden gave Ukraine’s president a phone call. Ukraine? Venezuela? President Priorities is on it. If by “it” you mean spending the evening yukking it up with campaign donor George Clooney during “Monuments Men” movie night. Optics are...