Tagged: Video

A musical tribute to Russia’s leaders

A musical tribute to Russia’s leaders

A collection of the finest music videos paying tribute to Russia’s leaders. In no particular order. Enjoy! PS – some are a bit odd.

Peter Nalitch’s “Gitar” video – at last, Russia has its own Borat

Peter Nalitch’s “Gitar” video – at last, Russia has its own Borat

At last, Russia has a homegrown star to match Borat. Peter Nalitch’s cheesy pop video “Gitar” has taken the newly launched youtube.ru by storm, notching up more than 350,000 views already. Seriously – who...

CNN takes fake $100 bill story, and runs with it

CNN takes fake $100 bill story, and runs with it

Remember the story I posted a couple of weeks ago, about a member of Putin’s advance party to Kennebunkport trying to buy whisky with a fake $100 bill? Well, it’s hit the mainstream –...

Video of Putin’s Olympic speech in English

Video of Putin’s Olympic speech in English

President Putin’s speech to the Olympic Committee in Guatemala is widely credited as being one of the key factors that tipped the Winter Olympic vote in Sochi’s favour. And now, you can see the...

Demonstrations in Moscow

Demonstrations in Moscow

This weekend saw three major demonstrations in Moscow. An anti-Putin dissenters march, which drew about 2,000 demonstrators, including Garry Kasparov.  The were outnumbered four to one by 8,000 police, who earned their money by...