Monthly Archives: February 2018

American Anti-Corruptioners Target Poroshenko – Part IV

Dear Readers: Today finishing off of this corruption expose story from PolitNavigator.  Along with reporter Alexander Rostovtsev, we have been following the money trail that leads, inexorably, to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko. Who acquired drilling rights to a Poltava oil … Continue reading

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American Anti-Corruptioners Target Poroshenko – Part III

Dear Readers: Today’s penultimate episode of this corruption expose story from PolitNavigator, penned by Alexander Rostovtsev.  The allegation being that Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is the actual (although hidden behind 7 veils) owner of the private shell company Arkona.  Arkona … Continue reading

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American Anti-Corruptioners Target Poroshenko – Part II

Dear Readers: Today continuing  this corruption expose from PolitNavigator, written by Alexander Rostovtsev.  The headline states that the “Americans” are turning on their own man, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko.  “Americans” meaning a Radio Svoboda project called “Schemes”, whose mission is … Continue reading

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American Anti-Corruptioners Target Poroshenko – Part I

Dear Readers: Today I have a somewhat complicated story involving Ukrainian corruption in the arena of oil and gas.  White-collar crimes are tricky to describe, especially for one not fluent in the language even of legitimate business.  My starting point … Continue reading

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Zagitova and Medvedeva: Competitors, but Still Besties

Dear Readers: A brief follow-up to yesterday’s post.  There were worries that WADA’s “random” doping test against Russian prodigy Alina Zagitova, might shake the girl’s confidence.  Plus, she lost valuable ice time as a result of this poorly-timed intrusion into … Continue reading

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WADA Harasses Zagitova Two Days Before Her Short Program

Dear Readers: Another figure skating story, also featuring Russia’s Great White (or, in this case, Tatar) Hope Alina Zagitova.  Recall that Zagitova, just a few days ago, helped her Russian team tremendously.  Thanks to her flawless skating in the team … Continue reading

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He Who Smelt It, Dealt It: Cute Animal Story From Russia

Dear Readers: It has been a while since I did a “cute animal” story on my blog.  If you even count goats as being cute, which they are really not.  They are quite appalling animals, although their cheese is extremely … Continue reading

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Valentine Day Special – Was Alexander Nevsky Gay? – Part III

Dear Readers: Today finishing up our 3-part special based on this piece by Alexander Chausov.  And speaking of Alexanders, this is where we get to the juicy part about Alexander Nevsky.  Saint Alexander Nevsky, to you heathens out there.  Most … Continue reading

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Valentine Day Special – Was Alexander Nevsky Gay? – Part II

Dear Readers: Today is February 15, the day after Valentine Day.  Since American commercialized holidays have conquered the entire world — just like Roman colosseums and bullfighting, back in their day — then I assume — and it doesn’t matter … Continue reading

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Valentine Day Special – Was Alexander Nevsky Gay? – Part I

Dear Readers: It’s February 14, Happy Valentine Day!  And I am hoping for a lot of clicks on this story.  The last time I posted something with a “gay” headline, my clicks went through the roof on that particular day.  … Continue reading

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