USSR2 File: Municipal government of Volgograd responds to Kremlin-backed campaign of nostalgia for Soviet Union, unanimously votes to restore city’s Soviet-era name of Stalingrad for six days each year, city buses display Stalin’s mugshot; Communist Party presents 50,000 signatures to President Putin, demands permanent renaming of Volgograd
February 22, 2013
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Meanwhile, the Kremlin has misplaced the original copy of the document announcing the demise of the Soviet Union and the formation of its placeholder, the Commonwealth of Independent States . . . Viva Golitsyn!