TNS 2016.05.07

Putin pulls troops back from the Ukraine border while the West pulls Syrian rebels out of Homs and Aleppo: has a trade-off been brokered?; Did the Clintons push the Monica Lewinsky Vanity Fair story to get it out of the way before 2016?; Paul Demsky talks Stop-and-Frisk, the South African elections, and taking various subscription meds.