(1) Essel on the Russian Zoo
(2) American Voters Choose Big Trouble for Russia
(3) Another Original LR Translation: Monitoring Russian Elections
(4) Lucas on "Brutal, Cynical Russia"
(5) Calling Putin's Bluff
(6) Annals of Weaponizing Psychiatry
(7) Exposing the Medvedev Fraud
(8) Annals of Shamapova
NOTE: We report on Publius Pundit that a high-ranking British official has said he has seen evidence (apparently classified, from the British secret services) that Vladimir Putin masterminded the 1999 Moscow apartment buildings in order to generate support for his war in Chechnya. Check it out, and feel free to leave your comments as to how the West should best respond to this outrage.