The “House of the White Crane” teahouse is in contention with Cafe Receptor for the SWPLiest establishment in Moscow.
Anyhow, apologies for the lack of posting.
But in between my new job, finding/acquiring the ten or so documents needed for paperwork for said job, some new contract work, and the end of my refurbishment/moving into and furnishing a new apartment happening all at once, I hardly have a spare minute.
* HAIL PUTLER! He personally submitted a bill to soften Article 282, Russia’s hate speech law. Good to see my blog is being read and acted upon at the very highest levels.
* Based Italian shitlord physicist Alessandro Strumia gets suspended for common sense wisdom on women, IQ distributions, and relative success in science. James Thompson has details. The talk that got him canned here [PDF].
* U.S. would destroy banned Russian warheads if necessary: NATO envoy. Apparently a misquote.
* James Thompson: Something Rotten in the State of Sweden: Gottfredson Dis-Invited
* Big new PEW poll [PDF]: Russia is the only (polled) major country where a good majority would prefer China become the hegemonic power over the US.
* AfD has become the most popular party in f.GDR, and second after CDU nationwide. Ossies Are East Europeans.
* Turkish inflation rate approaches 25% this September.
* MT: Russia to adopt something that sounds like Chinese social credit. No escape from coming age of digital totalitarianism?