And in Russia, The Moscow Times is telling us 'Putin Gives Depardieu Russian Citizenship' to help him with his battle with the French taxman. I think Depardieu may find Russia a little cooler than the French Riviera. In Russia, the bikinis are fur-lined.
And in China's official news, a picture of Christmas tree recycling right here on the other side of town, in our Richmond suburb. Small world, huh?