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This week was a grab bag of jobs well done, tear-jerkers, and meta-scary stories. Buckle up!
If you’re here for Halloween spooks, we can’t help you: all we’ve got this week are feel-good stories!
Laura Williams, a long-time contributor to Russian Life (author of the wonderful book, Notes from a Russian Village), passed away suddenly on October 28, 2018.
Russian law enforcement had a busy week, from taking on the ~high~ seas to putting rich jerks in their place.
Falling objects, family feuds, and friendly felines dominated our attention this week.
What’s more surprising, fake feminists or fish with bad teeth?
To selfie or not to selfie? That is the question, or at least one of the questions, addressed this week.
The weather in Russia this week was chilly with a hint of thaw, at least regarding science and political relations.
Climate change is destroying Russia and people still want to duel, but at least someone’s getting free pizza.
Russia Weekly gets wacky with singing policemen, forbidden emojis, and flying plagues.