Korean Escalation

FT: Germany might kill the euro. WashPost: NATO should update its military plans for a new era. New Yorker: Revolt of the retired.


Deja Vu for the EU

Ireland follows Greece in asking for a bailout; fears spread about finances of Portugal, Spain. Forgetting Waterloo, France and Britain agree to military merger. EU fails to excite Obama. British lawmaker can’t resist referring to Nazis.