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Ra-Ra-Rasputin

If you were a child in the 90s, you’ll have seen Anastasia, so you know who Rasputin was. What you might not know is that this guy was just as hard to kill in real life as he was in the movie. 148 more words

Personal

Putin Increasingly Detached from Reality as he Listens to his Inner Rasputin

Vladimir Putin has failed to use the shooting-down of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 to exert pressure on the pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine to lay down their weapons. 656 more words

Europe

ELSEWHERE, 2010: St Petersburg. Travels with Olga


A cup of coffee (cappuccino): 80 roubles ($A3.10)

I achieved my goal of arriving at St Petersburg’s Finland Station (has no one read Edmund Wilson’s magnum opus?), but had difficulty attracting the attention of the hordes hungry for my direction and leadership. 7,126 more words

Rasputin and His Influence

Rise of Rasputin Enigma

Monk Described as Most Powerful Man in Russia

Influence Grows Rapidly

His Counsel Is Asked by Czar in Deciding Every Question of Importance–Gives Orders in Ministers… 542 more words

1914

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Grigori Rasputin was a Russian faith healer and private advisor to the Romanovs in the late 19th century early 20th century. After several attempts to kill him (poisoning, stabbed, being shot, drown) finally died in 1916. 335 more words

Sports

The Seven Seraphs and the Legendary War Minds

THE SERAPHIM VAULT

Here in this video you’ll uncover BUNKER RAS-2 and within this bunker is the Seraphim Vault, a Seraphim, as defined; is an angel, a caretaker of God’s chair. 383 more words

Destiny

Melissa Befierce (@InkedupAlfy) Lives Up To Her Name

She’s a fierce queen and last night’s look for the Rasputin show in West Hollywood was no exception.