KGB View Of America’s Future

December 29, 2008

[via WSJ]

For a decade, Russian academic Igor Panarin has been predicting the U.S. will fall apart in 2010. For most of that time, he admits, few took his argument — that an economic and moral collapse will trigger a civil war and the eventual breakup of the U.S. — very seriously. Now he’s found an eager audience: Russian state media.

And they even have a very amusing map of how the breakup might look:

I have a feeling that the reports of our pending demise are a bit premature. I find it interesting that a former KGB operative conveniently predicts that oil rich Alaska will go to Russia.

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Jon David Kahn “American Heart”