Brilliant Russian Tampax Advert

On June 20, 2013 by Tim Newman

Unfortunately, I have to be upfront here, this isn’t a real tampon advert, it’s actually a spoof Tampax ad made to promote a series of short films called Movie 43. There, I can’t...

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Russian Artist Pyotr Pavlensky Wraps Himself In Barbed Wire In St Petersburg

On May 8, 2013 by Tim Newman

This is the kind of Russian art that seems really Russian. A guy in St Petersburg called Pyotr Pavlensky wrapped himself up in barbed wire and waited there, naked, to get cut out by...

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Classy Russian Guerilla Street Art

On April 12, 2013 by Tim Newman

When I think of Russian street art, I think of blood-red words splattered on the walls of a military complex, or swear words marker-penned onto people’s front doors. That’s not what I actually...

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VIDEO: Christmas Party In Russia

On March 24, 2013 by Tim Newman

I’m sorry there have been so many Russian videos going up from me recently. I can’t help it. There is just so much out there to use. Every time I want to stop...

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Old Photos Of Russian Monks + Sinister Choral Soundtrack

On March 23, 2013 by Tim Newman

Recently, I found some photos of a Russian monastery on the lake island of Valaam, near St Petersburg. They are amazing. The monastery is known as the Valaam Monastery, and the lake is called Ladoga....

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