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1. Game Over

The Russian government has asked the prosecutor's office to create a list of banned video games.

Tags: children, internet, computers, government, video game
2. Memes For Our Times

We explain ten recent memes that best capture the current sociopolitical mood across a large subset of Russian society.

Tags: internet, dissent, humor
3. Mobilization Lists Aren't on Telegram

A massive phishing attack on Telegram targeted Russian users with links to check mobilization lists.

Tags: internet, Telegram, war in ukraine, mobilization
4. Moleshine, Anyone?

A mole-infused moonshine drink has burrowed through the Russian internet.

Tags: alcohol, humor, pop culture, internet
5. Yandexit

Russia's homegrown tech giant is collapsing under pressure from state censorship and the war in Ukraine.

Tags: business, Internet, yandex
6. Mrs. Crimea Under Fire

A regional beauty pageant winner is under investigation by Russian police after singing a patriotic Ukrainian song (on the internet).

Tags: law, Internet, music, war in ukraine
7. Narrow or Russian?

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

Tags: music, meme, Internet
8. 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
9. 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
10. 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

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