Category Archives: Prize for Myopia

From the ‘Cutting one’s nose off …’ department

A historical episode which, if it happened this year, would quite possibly win the Zbig Brzezinski Prize for Myopia. From page 342 of an interesting but overly-long book, Operation Kronstadt, by Harry Ferguson: But before Paul [Dukes, MI6’s operative in Bolshevik Russia just … Continue reading

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Zbig Brzezinski Prize: oil exporters enter the competition

And so, only one day after the initiation of the competition, we have a collective entry into the competition for the Zbigniew Brzezinski Prize for Myopia: When the price of oil was above $100, many of the less developed oil exporting … Continue reading

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