While CNN frets over Tiger Woods, a major political upheaval is well underway in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan... Note the footage showing the riot police running away from the onslaught of pissed off Kyrgyzs
According to Shockfront Blog:
one of the issues involved is the US military air base in Manas (sorry, the "Transit Center at Manas," as the US Air Force likes to call it now), newly regained by Obama, and apparently at the behest of Afghan president Hamid Karzai, after the Bush administration had lost the base under likely pressure from Moscow.
... and the Empire crumbles.