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1. Narrow or Russian?

A sappily patriotic pop song, "I'm Russian," gets a parody: "I'm Narrow."

Tags: music, meme, Internet
2. From the Big Screen to an Online Meme

A character from a 1988 Soviet animated film has taken on a new life as a 2022 internet meme.

Tags: social media, culture, meme, Internet
3. Fighting Extremism, or Censoring the Truth?

Approximately 138,000 websites have been taken down or banned in Russia since the start of the invasion of Ukraine. 

Tags: social media, Internet, roskomnadzor, censorship, war in ukraine
4. Time to Move?

An English-language video released by the Russian embassy in Madrid lists reasons why Westerners should pack up their things and move in.

Tags: Internet, video, propaganda
5. Selling Russia to Support Ukraine

A Georgian company is selling NFTs of Russian territories to help rebuild Ukraine. 

Tags: Internet, cryptocurrency, NFT, war in ukraine, georgia
6. Russian Denials Inspire Pet Meme

After the atrocities committed by Russia's military in towns surrounding Kyiv first came to light this month, Moscow labeled the extensive evidence a "fake." The blatant attempt to hide the obvious inspired... a viral cat meme.

Tags: cats, war in ukraine, Internet
7. Cute Cats, a Lost Dog, and Insect Exes

In this week's Odder News: kitty subscriptions, sketchy sledding, and spiteful Valentines.

Tags: zoo, Internet, help, olympics, valentine's day, animals
8. Tykes Take to the Web

A new study shows that the percent of Russian kids aged 3-6 using the internet has tripled in the last ten years, among other stats.

Tags: children, Internet, statistics
9. Russia Wrapped: A Year of Music in Review

2021 is drawing to a close, which means that we have fascinating data on popular streaming trends in Russian-language music. 

Tags: video, rap, morgenshtern, zemfira, Internet, yandex, russian music, rock music, pop music, music, indie music
10. Being the Face Sans Facebook

"The president’s website is working. There are no problems.”

– On October 4 Press Secretary for the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov reassured the public that not even Facebook can take down the President’s site.
Tags: Internet, social media, instagram, whatsapp, facebook, president, website, putin, peskov

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