Friday, September 29th, 2017 @ 1:03PM

Sliding into U.S.-China Crisis* -

Despite Pres. Trump’s repeated claims of friendship with China’s Boss Xi Jinping, Washington-Peking relations have been slid by slow motion into crisis. [Trump might be reminded of British 19th century Prime Minister Lord Palmerton’s quip: “Nations have no permanent friends or allies, they only have permanent interests.”.] The depth of the crisis has been obscured…