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1. Message in a Bottle, Moscow Canal Blockage, and Mother of 22

In this week's Odder News, the most amazing cakes you have ever seen, Russia's Suez Canal moment, and how do 100 kids sound?

Tags: dessert, cake, novosibirsk, georgia, babies, canal, moscow, samara
2. An Immigrant's Story, with Cake

Polina Chesnakova's family moved from Russia to Georgia, then from Georgia to Ukraine, and to the US. A cookbook author and cooking instructor, Chesnakova keeps her family traditions alive through cooking and baking, and inspiring others.

Tags: culture, cuisine, georgia
By Anna Kharzeeva
3. When Russian Cuisine Turns Georgian

Why is Georgian food so popular in Russia? Turns out there's more to it than deliciousness.

Tags: st. petersburg, restaurants, cuisine, stalin, Soviet Life, food, georgia
4. Pearl of the Caucasus

The Republic of Georgia is a land of exquisite paradoxes that are sometimes lovable, sometimes infuriating.

Tags: wine, travel, georgia
5. The Russian Way

There are many ways to learn music, but just one 
“Russian Way,” as cellist Marianne Ide finds out.

Tags: georgia, music
6. 080808

With time, we are finding out more and more about the events that led to the recent Russo-Georgian War in the Caucausus. Two very good recent accounts have been published...

Tags: war, georgia
By Paul E. Richardson
7. Caucasian Stalemate

Last Thursday, after several days of skirmishes and confrontation in the breakaway region of Ossetia, Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili announced a unilateral cessation of hostilities. Hours later, however, Saakashvili ordered his armed forces to undertake a full-scale assault on Ossetia...

Tags: caucasus, georgia, war
By Paul E. Richardson
8. A Metaphorical Net Game

Russia has truly regained its prowess as a sports superpower, and it may rise further yet. It will surely be giving the U.S. a run for its money in the overall medals race at the Beijing Olympics in August... this rise in sports achievement takes place against the backdrop of a Russia that, without putting too fine a point on it, has bumbled from failure to failure in foreign policy in recent months

Tags: sports, politics, georgia
By Paul E. Richardson
9. Wine Embargo

Russia puts a cork in wine imports from Georgia and Moldova. Are the reasons political or otherwise?

Tags: wine, imports, georgia, moldova
By Maria Kolesnikova

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