Katrin Scheib

Russia 10 months ago

Black Humor Abounds in Russia After Doping Ban Upheld

Black Humor Abounds in Russia After Doping Ban Upheld

Russia 10 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 10 months ago

Sinister Acid-Pink Penguins Invade Moscow's Street

Sinister Acid-Pink Penguins Invade Moscow's Street

Moscow 10 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 11 months ago

Russia Loses to Wales, Sparking Football Memes Galore

Russia Loses to Wales, Sparking Football Memes Galore

Russia 11 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 11 months ago

Bluff Your Way Through Russia's Euro 2016 Football Squad

Bluff Your Way Through Russia's Euro 2016 Football Squad

Russia 11 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 11 months ago

Seriously, Moscow, This Is Supposed to Be Summer?

Seriously, Moscow, This Is Supposed to Be Summer?

Russia 11 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 11 months ago

Five Russian Parody Accounts Twitter Needs to Suspend Next

Five Russian Parody Accounts Twitter Needs to Suspend Next

Russia 11 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 11 months ago

Twitter Suspends Russian Satirical Accounts, Raising Free Speech Questions

Twitter Suspends Russian Satirical Accounts, Raising Free Speech Questions

Russia 11 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 1 year ago

Campaign to #FindKadyrovsCat Leaves Chechen Leader Unamused

Campaign to #FindKadyrovsCat Leaves Chechen Leader Unamused

Russia 1 year ago

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

Russia 1 year ago

Spring in Moscow – Bring on the Random Decorations

Spring in Moscow – Bring on the Random Decorations

Russia 1 year 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 1 year ago

Russians Offer Creative Tributes to Yury Gagarin

Russians Offer Creative Tributes to Yury Gagarin

Russia 1 year ago

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