Posts tagged "russia"

Worst Boyfriend Ever Pretends To Die In Order To Show Girlfriend What Life Would Be Like Without Him

Alexey Bykov wanted to prove to his girlfriend how important he was to her. How romantic, right? So he contracted a stuntman, makeup artist, screenwriter and director to stage a…

Julie Gerstein | September 4, 2012 - 1:40 pm

Pussy Riot: Two Members Of Feminist Punk Band Flee Russia, Fearing Arrest

Following the conviction of three members of the Russian feminist punk band Pussy Riot, two additional members have fled the country, fearing arrest for their participation in the band’s punk…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 27, 2012 - 8:30 am

The Man Married To Pussy Riot

“Media attention has blown the girls up to the size of Russia’s government,” said Pyotr Verzilov, husband of 22-year-old Pussy Riot member Nadya Tolokonnikova, in a Skype chat two weeks… | August 20, 2012 - 4:10 pm

Pussy Riot Found Guilty Of Hooliganism [UPDATED]

A judge found three members of Pussy Riot — Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, Maria Alekhina, and Yekaterina Samutsevich — guilty of “hooliganism,” while hundreds of people protested outside the courthouse, calling for…

Julie Gerstein | August 17, 2012 - 10:20 am

Pussy Riot Issues Statement On Eve Of Court Verdict

Pussy Riot band member Nadezhda Tolokonnikova has written a letter, passed through her lawyers, on the night before her court verdict is read. Pussy Riot has been on trial

Jessica Wakeman | August 16, 2012 - 5:30 pm

Pussy Riot: Everything You Need To Know About The Case That’s Rocking Russia

Back in February, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, Maria Alyokhina, and Ekaterina Samutsevich — three members of the controversial Russian feminist band Pussy Riot — walked into Moscow’s Cathedral of Christ the Savior…

Julie Gerstein | August 13, 2012 - 2:00 pm

12 Photos Of Vintage Russia

We fell in love with these vintage images of  Russi  and had to share. Taken during the 1910s, ’20s and ’30s, this collection showcases the exotic style of life behind…

Julie Gerstein | August 9, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Madonna Speaks Out For Pussy Riot At Moscow Concert

Last night at her concert in Moscow, Madonna appealed for the release of Pussy Riot, a feminist punk band which has been jailed for five months after speaking out publicly…

Jessica Wakeman | August 8, 2012 - 11:20 am

Enjoy This Shar Pei Nursing A Couple Of Tiger Cubs

Animals are great in that sometimes they help each other out, despite the fact that in different circumstances, they would be at each other’s throats. Take for example this Shar…

Julie Gerstein | June 8, 2012 - 2:40 pm

Yet Another Radio Station Is Giving Away A Mail Order Bride As A Prize

Watch out, the stupidity is spreading from Down Under: Just like a New Zealand radio station did earlier this year, Canada’s 100.3 FM is hosting a “win a wife” contest.

Jessica Wakeman | September 7, 2011 - 3:40 pm

Bikini-Clad Stewardesses Scrub Down A Plane In A Russian Airline Commercial

Ugh, put this as Exhibit A in your “Objectification of Women” file: a commercial for Russian airline Avianova where sexy stewardesses strip down to bikinis on the tarmac,…

Jessica Wakeman | June 30, 2010 - 1:20 pm

Quick Pic: Britney Spears Boob Tattoo

Guess nothing says “Number One Fan” like getting a celeb’s image tattooed on your chest. Britney is slated to visit Russia soon and will probably appreciate 18-year-old Savina’s gesture. You…

Zandile Blay | July 22, 2009 - 5:20 pm

In Russia, The Po-Po Is Brad Pitt

File this one in the “are you kidding me” bin: I’m not completely believing the Jalopnik and AP story, but apparently, local traffic cops in Omsk, Russia, are wearing cardboard…

Nina Carbone | June 22, 2009 - 1:20 pm

Rich Men Don’t Like Sequins Or Fake Tans

Russia ranks second (behind the U.S.) in wealthy bachelors, which makes sense, because the country has 110 billionaires and 130,000 millionaires. Hoping to cash in by selling women guides on…

Catherine Strawn | May 5, 2008 - 8:00 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Bye-Bye Bald Men, Physical Therapy, And Russian Regulations

Those of us who have a thing for baldies might soon be out of luck, as researchers have identified a gene linked to hair loss. [MSNBC]
Women who experience dyspareunia,…

Catherine Strawn | February 26, 2008 - 1:30 pm
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