Katrin Scheib

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Black Humor Abounds in Russia After Doping Ban Upheld

Black Humor Abounds in Russia After Doping Ban Upheld

News 2 years 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 ...

City 2 years ago

Sinister Acid-Pink Penguins Invade Moscow's Street

Sinister Acid-Pink Penguins Invade Moscow's Street

City 2 years 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 ...

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Russia Loses to Wales, Sparking Football Memes Galore

Russia Loses to Wales, Sparking Football Memes Galore

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

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Bluff Your Way Through Russia's Euro 2016 Football Squad

Bluff Your Way Through Russia's Euro 2016 Football Squad

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

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Seriously, Moscow, This Is Supposed to Be Summer?

Seriously, Moscow, This Is Supposed to Be Summer?

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

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Five Russian Parody Accounts Twitter Needs to Suspend Next

Five Russian Parody Accounts Twitter Needs to Suspend Next

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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.

News 2 years ago

Twitter Suspends Russian Satirical Accounts, Raising Free Speech Questions

Twitter Suspends Russian Satirical Accounts, Raising Free Speech Questions

News 2 years 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.

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Campaign to #FindKadyrovsCat Leaves Chechen Leader Unamused

Campaign to #FindKadyrovsCat Leaves Chechen Leader Unamused

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

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Spring in Moscow – Bring on the Random Decorations

Spring in Moscow – Bring on the Random Decorations

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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.

News 2 years ago

Russians Offer Creative Tributes to Yury Gagarin

Russians Offer Creative Tributes to Yury Gagarin

News 2 years ago

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