03.03.12 Marina Galperina

Here’s a joke my Russian landlord told me: “Mr. Putin, we have some bad news. Your opponent has 75% of the votes! The good news? You got 76%!” Badum tish.  In Russia, Vladimir Putin’s shirtless, horseback-riding prime minister schtick isn’t so funny. Tomorrow, it’s all but certain he’ll be elected president for a third time — officially commemorating the […]

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