But how, exactly, do you plan to troll Politico magazine deputy editor Blake Hounshell? Easy — link back to his 2008 article for Foreign Policy, “Russia might invade Ukraine if Obama wins, Palin warns.” Like so many at the time, Hounshell called the scenario “extremely far-fetched.”

  • Time magazine, 2014: “No, Russia Will Not Intervene in Ukraine.”
  • Foreign Affairs, 2014: “Crimean Punishment: Why Russia Won’t Invade Ukraine”
  • Russia in Global Affairs, 2014: “Russia will not risk entanglement in southeast Ukraine”