Originally Posted by magna-007
What i cant figure out is what the hell made Georgia think they could even remotely stand up to Russia. Can you say "pissed off a sleeping giant"!! Dumb asses! Not that Russia had to go into Georgia and blow the shit out of everything either, that was a bit overkill. But what the hell made Georgia think they could march into Osetia without consequences.
The only reasonable explanation is that Saakaszwili received some "promises" from US for his actions. Otherwise you would have to say he is insane.