The Trump Pill (TTP)


The Trump Pill (TTP) is the ultimate black pill.

One can’t spell RUSsia without US, but one can’t spell US without ‘us’.

Weaponization of Conspiracy Theories


Russia & the West.

Pt. X: Weaponization of Conspiracy Theories.

Ptichka in ushanka
Ptichka in ushanka

Putin’s Cunning Plan is still making the rounds in the US and the West in general. Of course, it is used as a political tool to derail political opponents, but many people seem to genuinely believe in the #RussiansDidIt narrative. The idea that Russia weaponizes everything from information and data to migration (sic!) was expressed by Molly McKew in her latest Foreign Policy article.

Russia also weaponizes the Internet via hacking, thought process via argumentation, and poisons the well discourse, uses art as a means of soft power, etc. All this is done to win the billion-year hybrid war against the West.

The Great Russian Litmus Test


Some thoughts after the Saint Petersburg terrorist attack. I have a cold, so my voice sounds rather odd.

Kislyakophobia


joke is circulating in the Russosphere:

As Sergey Kislyak walks through the streets of Washington after work they get empty. He calls: “People! People, where are you?”. But silence is the answer.

Left-Right Paradigm: A Story of Two Tests


I’ve passed two tests: the first one on The Political Compass, and the second one – on ‘Who Would You Have Been in 1917?‘ on arzamas.academy (English translation).