Fast-forward fourteen months, and what do you have? Hero of the Cold War, Vaclav Havel, Snubbed for START II by Thin-Skinned President:
Europe’s most famous Cold War warrior and former communist political prisoner was excluded from a ceremony yesterday where Russia and the U.S. took steps toward world peace.
Vaclav Havel, the president of Czechoslovakia and then Czech Republic for 13 years, was not invited to the signing of the START II nuclear arms reduction treaty by President Obama and his Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev…
You can’t be in Obama’s or Hugo’s “Who’s Hot” lists if you are a hero of the Cold War.