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1. Spy Rocks, Scent of a Man, and Lump of Coal

In this week's Odder News, a Russian dog gets its paws, a museum exhibit brings joy, and spy rocks are on the move.

Tags: dogs, pandemic, COVID, vaccination, manege, museums, spy, espionage
2. Two Days

On spy films, summits, and finding a way to live together.

Tags: espionage, gorodetsky, biden, putin
3. A Double Life

On the life and mysteries of one of history's most famous sleeper spies, Konon Molody.

Tags: Canada, espionage, spies
4. Polygraphs, Plots, and Pivo

This week, we learn that drinking when working from home isn't so bad; it rains birds in Saratov Oblast; and Ramzan Kadyrov is saved from a sinister plot.

Tags: Nizhny Novgorod, espionage, work, alcohol, chechnya, Saratov, animals, corruption, Siberia
5. Nothing Suspicious Here...

In disappointing-but-not-altogether-unexpected news, a prominent Kremlin critic gets hit with tea-borne poisoning.

Tags: espionage, putin, politics, tea, navalny, corruption
6. Satellite Wars

Russia has fallen under suspicion for testing what some say is an anti-satellite weapon.

Tags: espionage, technology, military, international relations, science, space
7. The Robots are Having a Whale of a Time

There are wondrous things under the sea… but don’t get in too deep over your head.

Tags: putin, espionage, robots, robot, astrakhan, whales
8. Operation Infektion

This week, the New York Times released a well-researched, well-produced series of three videos on Russian and Soviet disinformation activities against the US and the rest of the world. Every Russophile needs to watch them.

Tags: lies, disinformation, espionage
By The Editors
9. Spies, Found Life, and other Fantasies

In which we review Amy Knight's Orders to Kill, Linor Goralik's Found Life, a new translation of Monday Starts on Saturday, and the new novel Gogol's Head.

Tags: science fiction, espionage, kgb
10. Photography, Kachka & Spies

Photography, food and spies comprise this week's Three Best Reads. We travel to Vilnius, Brooklyn, and Washington, DC, to consider wagging tongues, boiled tongues, and an overlooked photographer.

Tags: khrushchev, espionage, photography, russian cuisine
By Paul E. Richardson

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