So, I finally finished ‘The Putin Interviews’! What…a…ride?
So…I finished part III of ‘The Putin Interviews’, and I actually have nothing new to share with you. Part III covers Russian policy in Ukraine and Syria. Putin makes many claims, which go unchallenged by Stone. Nothing particularly insightful if you’ve followed the region long enough. We do get a bit of irony though: Through …
By my standards, part II of ‘The Putin Interviews’ marks an improvement over the previous installment, in both “education” and entertainment factor.
When it comes to movies, TV shows, and even books, I am notorious for being “late to the party”. They’ve made a fifth ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’? I watched the original film for the first time last month. ‘Orange is the New Black’ Season 5 opens to critical acclaim? What’s that? I bought Mr. Putin: …
In which I’m forced to confront the reality of a growing collection of Putin biographies.
Some upcoming Russia book releases found on Amazon.
This book was listed as ‘The Personal Diary of Vladimir Putin’ online, but that’s not what I got. At least not exactly. I guess it’s time to learn a new language! Also, this fictional Putin apparently is a more competent artist than the actual one: