Nina Kouprianova

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Nina grew up a subway ride away from the Kremlin. She admits to nothing.


Death (Metal) of the West

Death (Metal) of the West

November 12, 2009

Alright, you win. Reading all these blogs, I can’t avoid the subject of


October 29, 2009

When I emigrated from newly post-Soviet Russia, I stayed in touch with some of




October 26, 2009

Apart from “rogue” politicians like Geert Wilders, Europeans leaders seem


Georgia Peach

Georgia Peach

August 21, 2009

Fidel Castro received a warm welcome in Moscow, and finally left alone with

Beyond Christina Hendricks

August 17, 2009

Perhaps my in-progress dissertation on the history of advertising makes me a

The Most Inclusive Day Ever

August 08, 2009

I just found out that on August 9th I should observe the International Day of

Nyet, We Can’t!

July 13, 2009

At the end of May, Levada Center?s opinion poll demonstrated that the United

Supersexy Obama Japanese Love Dolls

June 01, 2009

Shopping in Tokyo gets very overwhelming very fast. This is particularly true

Democratic Republic of Kanuckistan

March 21, 2009

The motto for my federal electoral district in Canada should read, “So much

It’s the End of the world as we know it

March 09, 2009

Igor Panarin is a Russian political scientist and author of multiple books on


February 25, 2009

At the end of January, Russia?s Prime Minister Vladimir Putin spoke at the

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Obamania in Canuckistan

Obamania in Canuckistan

February 12, 2009

Despite sharing much in the way of popular culture and language, Canadians like