>"Lew," like assorted fans of Stalin or Trotsky, is obsessed with the
>"Russian" questions. My suggestion to Doug is to keep a close eye on this
>sort of thread since it can become as dull as listening to somebody
>describing their recent hemorrhoid surgery.
I was out of town for about 30 hours and just came back to see this. The last thing I want to here is one of those tedious, interminable Stalin v. Trotsky debates here. No, they're not even debates, they're just ritualized grudge matches. At least every hemorrhoid surgery is different.