As always, English Russia offers a fantastic photo essay on the dress rehersal for Moscow's Victory Day Parade. (A hearty contratulations to the person that risked vertigo to climb ontop of GUM for the night-shots.)
The floor of the Moscow Metro with a sweet candy coating. It's irreverent, cogent, and produced by contributers who are Eurasian area specialists. Just because the Kremlin denied it does not make us wrong.