Jane Chastain is a Southern California-based broadcaster, author and political commentator. Despite her present emphasis on politics, Jane always will be remembered as the nation's first female TV sportscaster, spending 17 years on the sports beat. Jane blogs at JaneChastain.com. She is a pilot who lives on a private runway.
by Jane Chastain -- Russia's president, Vladimir Putin, is hot, red hot.
The United States' president, Barack Obama, is cold, stone cold.
After Russia's takeover of Crimea, Putin is more popular than more…