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This week gives us a plethora of emotions: shame in Samara, excitement in Tomsk, and a bit of both in Moscow.
This is the crime-filled Russia you’ve always heard about, including a cat smuggling drugs and railroad theft.
Everybody receives a lift, from a stranded hiker, to the planet, to two boys who are actually doing just fine.
It was a busy week in Russia: another round of pension protests, a pilgrimage for the Romanovs, and oh, the devil is working his magic.
Shed a tear for our last World Cup TWERF, in which we finally learn about the Romanovs and feel the wrath of nature.
Who really killed the Romanovs? Read about the survivors of the royal household.
What’s out of this world? Russia’s performance in the World Cup, a Russian cargo ship, and showers in Samara!
As Americans celebrate their Independence Day, Russia may have gained a new national holiday as well: the day they beat Spain in the World Cup.
Online media is rife with problems, and, as a result, it largely gets Russia wrong. You can help us change that.
This week Russia lost but isn’t out yet; football fans, amazingly, spread cheer across Russia; and a storm reminds us of the world outside.