Monthly Archives: February 2013

Meteor Hits Chelyabinsk

Leave it to social media to help us process the wild events in Chelyabinsk last week. In short, a meteor hit: I am still unsure if the meteor was debris from a passing asteroid. Regardless, this is more or less … Continue reading

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Last week the Duma passed an absurd law banning ‘homosexual propaganda’ and, specifically, the promotion of ‘homosexual behavior among minors,’ so Manezh was the site of some kerfuffles: Gay rights activists staged a ‘kiss-in’ to protest the bill, and multiple … Continue reading

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