April 22nd, 2019

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Here’s the front page of the BBC web site:



Which tells us that the Brits:

- do care about Ukraine
- but certainly not to the extent that the Russian media do
- because of that, they haven’t learnt who that guy Zelensky is; and so they identify him by his most recognizable characteristic as the "comedian"

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A typical Latynina, commenting on Bykov’s health (link, at about 20 sec):

...был у него гипогликемический криз...

Most likely, yet another example of her using clever-sounding words the meaning of which she does not quite understand.