An Englishman of forty years residence in Wales pontificates about politics (slightly off-message), films and trivia. Secretary of Aberavon and Neath Liberal Democrats. Candidate for Neath in the Westminster elections of 1997 & 2017 and the Welsh general election of 2016.
Thursday, 30 March 2017
A counter-factual: Sarah Palinsky as Russian president
One hundred and fifty years ago today, Russia sold Alaska to the U.S. for $7.2 million or 2.5 cents
an acre. What could have happened if she had hung on to the territory?