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Russia Declares Open Season on American Brands

For Russians hoping to enjoy a Big Mac, America’s Favorite Fries, and wash down their meal with a Jack Daniels, the news is not good. In a thinly-veiled effort to retaliate against the United States for its Ukraine-related sanctions, Russian … Continue reading

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The Putin One-Liner Strikes Again

I wasn’t even going to mention this but couldn’t resist.  Last week, PM Putin showed up to the the Annual Meeting of the State Council to give a speech.  Now, by “showed up,” I mean he literally showed up out … Continue reading

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