Wednesday, 3 December 2014

The Putin dance

Here is the Putin dance everybody is talking about:

Monday, 1 December 2014

Putin´s Russia summarized in 12 seconds

The Telegraph:

"Russian rouble shaken in biggest one-day fall against dollar since 1998

The currency of Vladimir Putin's Russia has been left shaken by falling oil prices and sanctions related to ongoing tensions in Ukraine" 

An brief summary of Putin´s Russia:
Dashcam footage shows a car upside down after it has
been driven into a huge hole in a road in Russia

"Thousands of diplomats" gather in Lima in order to fight global warming (which stopped 18 years ago)

It is difficult to imagine a better example of how public money, provided by hard working taxpayers, is wasted:

"For the next two weeks, thousands of diplomats from around the globe will gather in Lima, Peru, for a United Nations summit meeting to draft an agreement intended to stop the global rise of planet-warming greenhouse gases."

(New York Times)