Actor Steven Seagal, whose martial arts film credits include several direct-to-video Golden Raspberry winners and whose life credits include several charges of sexual assault, has been appointed Russia’s special representative to the United States, in an effort to “improve Russian-American relations.” If helping to…
During an impromptu press conference Donald Trump held on Wednesday during the NATO summit in Brussels, the self-described “very stable genius” gave a preview of his upcoming meeting with Russian president Vladimir Putin.
Remember Paul Manafort, Donald Trump’s former campaign manager? Remember that he was charged last year with laundering more than $30 million he received while lobbying for a pro-Russia political party in Ukraine and was subsequently ordered to go to jail due to witness tampering? Remember the other day, when he…
The World Cup is in full swing and, unsurprisingly, some people (or brands) are getting a little too eager about it. On Tuesday, Burger King published a promotion on VK—the Russian version of Facebook—stating that it would award 3 million Russian rubles (around $47,000) and a lifetime supply of Whopper burgers to…
It’s Monday! Back to the office, back to the grind, back to the slowly deflating balloon that is our representative democracy.
CRIME! CRIME! CRIME?
And now he has my full trust!
Activist group Avaaz has placed 100 cardboard cutouts of Mark Zuckerberg on the Capitol lawn to put pressure on the Facebook boy-god as he prepares to testify in Congress regarding the massive Cambridge Analytica data breach that happened on his watch.
Could someone just give him a nice collection of G.I. Joe’s?
It is like we are on a rollercoaster, except the rollercoaster is forever and Michael Cohen is threatening us over a loudspeaker!
Upon the unceremonious announcement on that Putin won another performative election, Pussy Riot released a new video, “Elections.” They refer repeatedly to “six years,” the length of a hypothetical presidential term. Putin won today in the procedural landslide, and journalists tweeted images of casual public ballot…
Who knew there were so many different ways to implement an incredibly stupid idea?
THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES HAS ENDED ITS RUSSIA PROBE, WITH HOUSE INTELLIGENCE COMMITTEE REPUBLICANS CLAIMING THAT THEY FOUND NO EVIDENCE OF COORDINATION BETWEEN THE TRUMP CAMPAIGN AND THE KREMLIN.
In a truly unexpected, incredibly brave, and unquestionably very good legal move, former Trump campaign aide Sam Nunberg announced on Monday that he will not comply with a grand jury subpoena in the Russia investigation but thank you for asking!
Feels like it’s inappropriate to make a sex joke here.