Katrin Scheib

Russia 8 months ago

Black Humor Abounds in Russia After Doping Ban Upheld

Black Humor Abounds in Russia After Doping Ban Upheld

Russia 8 months ago

After the Court of Arbitration upheld the ban that prevents 68 Russian athletes from competing in the Rio Olympics, social media users decided to up their game. In the hours after the ...

Moscow 8 months ago

Sinister Acid-Pink Penguins Invade Moscow's Street

Sinister Acid-Pink Penguins Invade Moscow's Street

Moscow 8 months ago

Pink penguins everywhere, and you're not even drunk or asleep? Yes, that's Moscow for you these days. Ostensibly, they are there to draw your attention to the city's Ice Cream Festival, but ...

Russia 9 months ago

Russia Loses to Wales, Sparking Football Memes Galore

Russia Loses to Wales, Sparking Football Memes Galore

Russia 9 months ago

For those of you who didn't watch Russia lose 3-0 to Wales on Monday night, let's start with this little clip.

Russia 9 months ago

Bluff Your Way Through Russia's Euro 2016 Football Squad

Bluff Your Way Through Russia's Euro 2016 Football Squad

Russia 9 months ago

Russia begin their Euro 2016 football tournament journey on Saturday, playing their first match against England at the Stade Vélodrome in Marseille.

Russia 9 months ago

Seriously, Moscow, This Is Supposed to Be Summer?

Seriously, Moscow, This Is Supposed to Be Summer?

Russia 9 months ago

Remember Saturday morning? Early June, bright blue skies over the Moscow River — even sunshine if, like this runner, you woke up early enough.

Russia 9 months ago

Five Russian Parody Accounts Twitter Needs to Suspend Next

Five Russian Parody Accounts Twitter Needs to Suspend Next

Russia 9 months ago

Oh Twitter. You've been wronged. When you moved to suspend several accounts satirizing Russia's ruling elite, the public outcry that followed saw you under attack for hampering free speech.

Russia 9 months ago

Twitter Suspends Russian Satirical Accounts, Raising Free Speech Questions

Twitter Suspends Russian Satirical Accounts, Raising Free Speech Questions

Russia 9 months ago

A move by Twitter to delete several Russian accounts satirizing Kremlin politics has sparked protests and raised questions about where the technology company stands on issues of free speech.

Russia 10 months ago

Campaign to #FindKadyrovsCat Leaves Chechen Leader Unamused

Campaign to #FindKadyrovsCat Leaves Chechen Leader Unamused

Russia 10 months ago

They're capricious, hard to please, and you never know what they will get up to next.

Russia 11 months ago

Spring in Moscow – Bring on the Random Decorations

Spring in Moscow – Bring on the Random Decorations

Russia 11 months ago

If the sun rises sooner and sets later these days, it's probably because it needs time to look at the way Moscow presents itself these days.

Russia 11 months ago

Russians Offer Creative Tributes to Yury Gagarin

Russians Offer Creative Tributes to Yury Gagarin

Russia 11 months ago

Open Twitter on Tuesday morning, and you would immediately know what anniversary Russians were celebrating.