Terrible news from Britain this morning, The so-called #Brexit really feels like the beginning of the end of something great. The European Union, with all its flaws, is still a great idea I strongly believe in; it has brought stability and possibility to European peoples in a way no conventional nation-state could before. To see it …

Swedish newspaper SvD Näringsliv reports that Greece has apparently just ordered 400 tanks from the United States (what?). Meanwhile Greece Just Bought 400 Tanks From The US It makes perfect sense. What does a country running out of money to pay its employees need? More tanks! (via @nullsummenspiel)