― To paraphrase Sir Scott, oh what a tangled web we weave! ∙ China. I can’t be the only one to hear that word and feel a slight lurching in the pit of my stomach. So little is known about it, and yet it’s posed to become so powerful. For countries like the US or Britain, who know how each other operate, dealing with China must be like going into business with a nine-foot gorilla dressed in a black sheet who never speaks. How is he going to act? What is he going to do? ∙ One country [...].