Syrians on speed. Jihadis addicted to uppers. Drug cartel lackeys setting up illegal pill factories in crappy hole-in-the-wall spaces in Beirut while the top boss lives in splendor outside some European capital.
Russia weighs limiting music with non-Russian lyrics, and Joe Kechichian weighs in on the Syrian crisis. Also, we look at the legacy of Ahmad Chalabi, the man credited with pushing the United States into war with Iraq.