With President Donald J. Trump a reality in the darkest timeline possible, Saturday Night Live opted to address the new era with a cold open about arguably the most powerful man in the world now: Vladimir Putin. [ more › ]
Tonight’s Saturday Night Live cold open featured Russian President Vladimir Putin (played by SNL cast member Beck Bennett) taking a jab at U.S. President Donald Trump‘s inauguration crowd size, comparing it to the 2017 Women’s March crowd size. “Donald, let’s talk as friends,” Beck‘s Vladimir said. “You’re not off to a great start, man. I [...]
Saturday Night Live opened its first show under the era of President Trump — a confusingly vocal critic of SNL, even though he has other more pressing matters to attend to — with Russia’s Vladimir Putin, topless and crowing over installing Trump atop our federal government. Aziz Ansari, guest hosting this edition of SNL, devoted […]
Saturday Night Live kicked off their new show tonight by bringing America a very important announcement from its new leader: Vladimir Putin.
While the rest of the developed world woke up in a cold sweat on the first official morning of the Trump presidency, the Kremlin said that Russia's Vladimir Putin was ready to meet President Trump but preparations for the possible meeting...Show More Summary
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin is ready to meet U.S. President Donald Trump but preparations for the possible meeting may take months, not weeks, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov was quoted as saying by TASS news agency.
Donald Trump has cast himself as the only person who can rescue us “from this hellscape created by you and me,” MSNBC’s Joy Reid told The Daily Show’s Trevor Noah, describing Trump’s inaugural address hours earlier. Trump’s post-truth...Show More Summary
The central theme of President Donald Trump’s inaugural address was “America first,” and, perversely, that may be very good news for Vladimir Putin and bad news for allies of the United States. A new decree is going out across the world, Trump declared. “From this day forward, a new vision will...
About 100 Trump sympathizers, nationalists and spin doctors gathered at a party just a few hundred meters away from the Kremlin to celebrate Friday, with a triptych of Trump, Russian President Vladimir Putin and French nationalist politician Marine Le Pen in the center of the hall. Show More Summary
Sens. Tom Cotton and Joni Ernst said Friday that Russian President Vladimir Putin is no friend of the United States, with Mr. Cotton saying the Cold War didn’t end in Mr. Putin’s mind. “It’s good to see the Democrats have discovered their inner Cold War [era] after so many...
Many years ago, there was a famous book called “Listening to Prozac.” Today on the homepage, I begin a two-part series called “Listening to Putin.” The first installment is here. In Moscow, Vladimir Putin gives a year-end press conference. Show More Summary
Tomorrow, America’s national defense will be taken over by someone who has praised Russian President Vladimir Putin and has expressed disdain toward America’s intelligence community, which believes Russia is a threat to the nation’s security. But that’s only one of his biggest challenges, and given what he’s said… Read more...
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin is planning to build an exclusive health clinic for President Vladimir Putin and senior officials, according to documents seen by Reuters and to medical sources familiar with the project.
One day before he is to be officially inaugurated as the next US president Donald Trump's waxwork version was unveiled in Paris on Thursday, alongside Russian leader Vladimir Putin.
Considering murky intelligence reports concluding Russian President Vladimir Putin oversaw hacking to manipulate American voters into electing Donald Trump as our president, don't underestimate what Putin might do now that Trump is bound for the White House. Know this, however: Trump will not get tough on Russia. Show More Summary
Vladimir Putin during a press conference Tuesday. (Screen shot via YouTube) Vladimir Putin addressed American politics during a joint news conference Tuesday with Igor Dodon, president of Moldova. Although the conference focused mainly...Show More Summary
While Obama is working on making Donald Trump’s first year as President as difficult as possible, Russia’s Vladimir Putin is putting our current President in his place. It’s nice to
ussian President Vladimir Putin had dreamed of becoming an intelligence agent ever since high school. “What amazed me most was how one man’s effort could achieve what whole armies could not,” the former KGB agent later recalled. “One spy could decide the fate of thousands of people.” Putin’s prophetic words weren’t uttered during the Cold War, when the US and...
Vice President Joe Biden told the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland that Russian President Vladimir Putin is trying to undermine the U.S. and Europe. Putin denies trying to influence the U.S. election, and called allegations his country attempted to collect information to blackmail President-elect Donald Trump "total nonsense." Elizabeth Palmer reports from Moscow.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has dismissed allegations against U.S. President-elect Donald Trump that suggested that the 70-year-old billionaire had solicited prostitutes in Moscow, while adding that “they are of course also the best in the world. But I doubt Trump took that bait.”...