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Memory dvor

Finally, it is Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin’s birthday. To celebrate, I did my hair today and Moskovsky Komsomolets tracked down some of Vova’s old friends from the dvor (the yard) — Baskov pereulok, #12, in St. Petersburg — where the premier’s … Continue reading

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Happy birthday, Mr. President (NSFW)

The Russian interwebs are abuzz today with talk of a birthday present for Mr. Vladimir Putin’s birthday. It’s a calendar. Of half-naked girls. From the┬ájournalism department of MGU, or Moscow State University. The department is known to be a bastion … Continue reading

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