Category Archives: Cat Fighting

Mark Feigin – Worst Lawyer In the World?

Dear Readers: I have heard of an American competition called “Ugliest Dog In the World”.  This is a great concept, and by the same token, there should be prizes for Worst or Ugliest [insert anything].  In the case of Russian … Continue reading

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Zakharova Reacts to Callous Liquidation of Skripal Animals

Dear Readers: It is no secret that I am a fan of feisty Russian Foreign Office spokesperson Maria Zakharova.  I don’t always agree with her statements, but she appears to be a normal human being, a normal woman, with actual … Continue reading

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Zubov: Ukrainian Is Better than Russian – Part II

Dear Readers: Today I hope to break down this polemic of Zubov vs. Tretiakov and propose my own solidly-based opinions of who is right, and who is wrong, and about what.  Recall that the debate centers around a comparison of … Continue reading

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Zubov: Ukrainian Is Better than Russian – Part I

Dear Readers: Today I have this piece from a Ukrainian online magazine called Obozrevatel.  The author is Tatiana Gayzhevskaya.  This piece caught my eye, since I am a Linguist myself.  Well, not a practicing one — the job market for … Continue reading

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Zakharova Promises London “A Big Surprise” On March 29

Dear Readers: I have this piece today from VZGLIAD, by Dmitry Zubarev, reporting on an utterance emitted by Maria Zakharova yesterday on Vladimir Soloviev’s Sunday talk show.  Regular Russia watchers know that Maria is the official spokesperson for the Russian … Continue reading

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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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