Fighting the NSA gives the NSA reason to hold on to phone records even longer. China’s desire to dominate the peaceful Pacific may leave China with neither peace nor dominance. The Ukraine holds a revolution that angers Russia while Russia holds the Winter Olympics. Cuba shuts down visa services since no bank wants the headache of transferring money to country black-listed as a “terrorist-haven”. 65% of Taiwanese disfavor unification with China, while the controlling political party seeks the same thing the people don’t want.
At what point does someone state the obvious? We have front-row seats during the prelude to war.