(1) EDITORIAL: Potemkin Russia
(2) An Australian Open Recap
(3) Neo-Soviet Postcards from Penza
(4) Exposing Putin's Failure in Chechnya
(5) The Serbian Suckers
(6) The Battle of Britain, Part II
NOTE: Before the month has even ended, January 2008 has become our best month ever for visitation, with the blog for the first time recording more than 17,000 visits in a single month.