(1) Latynina on Putin's Neo-Soviet Isolation
(2) Poverty in Neo-Soviet Russia: Once Again, Destroying the Common Man
(3) Annals of Russian Hypocrisy: Secret Sanctions against Estonia
(4) AIDS Ravages Russia, Cruel Kremlin Couldn't Care Less
NOTE: We're just learning now that the USSR was responsible for instigating the "Six Day War" between Israel and Syria in 1967. Forty years from now, perhaps, we'll learn what Putin's Russia was up to this year. Some of us, of course, already know.