A brief diversion into what some think is politics

The Dec. 4 election to the Moscow City Duma was mostly a farce but its outcome may let Mayor Luzhkov stay in office rather than yield to a Putin appointee. Don’t repeat “corruption”: “to steal the Luzhkov way,” as you would put it, is human. I’ll take any human in flesh and blood over the St. Petersburg pack of pale homunculi that are running things here.

Back to your native marshes, you ghosts!

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