14 mai 2018

In a spaghetti gun fight, Trump outwits Iran


Niall Ferguson is the Milbank Family senior fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford Univers ity. The greatest gunfight in the history of cowboy films is in The Good, the Bad and the Ugly . It’s a three-cornered shootout between Clint Eastwood (Blondie), Tuco (Eli Wallach) and Angel Eyes (Lee Van Cleef). The crucial point is that before the shooting starts, Blondie has emptied Tuco’s revolver of bullets. To members of Washington’s foreign-policy establishment, regardless of party [...]