President Yushchenko has started to prep everyone for the bad news: Ukraine's economy likely fell by 23 percent in the first three months of the year.
This sent President Medvedev off to find the closest microphone. "We have doubts about Ukraine's ability to pay" an upcoming gas bill.
Everyone knows what that means.
At times like these, there's not much you can do but try a little medicine...to take The Edge off.