Posts Tagged ‘Dmitry Medvedev’

Russian President Medvedev Begins Tweeting – San Francisco All a Twitter

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010

By the looks of this photo just posted by Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, he’s hanging at the Fairmont* Hotel.  

Keep up with all the action here at the verified KremlinRussia account at Twitter.

Is good, yes?

via KremlinRussia

*Employees call it the “Unfairmont.” Heh.

“Nigeria With Snow” – Why Medvedev Refuses to Meet With Google’s Sergey Brin

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010

Seems that Russian President Dmitry Medvedev is having a thing with Google’s Sergey Brin because Sergey criticized Mother Russia as being, among other things, nothing but “Nigeria with snow.”

Ouch. Hope that doesn’t cause too much trouble this week for Vladimir Putin’s favorite pet.

But look, Dmitry just loves his Apple MacBook. And Linkin Park, and $23k DSLR cameras too.

Ria Novosti/ Kremlin pool

Seems like he could fit in with the Silicon Valley crowd, but oh well.