Russian Su-27 Pilot Films His Fighter Jet Intercepting U.S. Navy P-8A Poseidon

Wow. 

by Dario Leone | The National Interest

Russia says it scrambled a Sukhoi Su-27 Flanker fighter jet to intercept a US Navy P-8A Poseidon that was flying close to the annexed territory of Crimea.

As the videos in this post show the Flanker pilot used his mobile phone to record footage of the latest close encounter between US and Russia aircraft.… Read the full article.

It’s Nancy Pelosi’s Parade

“If the left doesn’t think I’m left enough, so be it,” she told me.

By Maureen Dowd, Opinion Columnist | The New York Times

Illustration by Jimmy Turrell, photographs by Nolwen Cifuentes; Doug Mills and Sarah Silbiger/The New York Times; Tom Brenner and Anthony Lanzilote for The New York Times; and ImageSource/Digitalvision, via Getty Images

SAN FRANCISCO — Nancy Pelosi and Donald Trump have a lot in common.… Read the full article.

Nancy Pelosi Slams Young House Progressives As Tiny Squad With No Support

By Mary Papenfuss | HuffPost

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) has issued a surprisingly scathing attack on the cadre of progressive freshmen women who have established high profiles among the chamber’s Democrats, dismissing them as having a “public whatever” but lacking significant political backing.… Read the full article.