Jack Shafer, man, we love you. We’ve always regarded those foreign investment advertising supplements that show up in the NY Times and Washington Posts as quirky little curiosities: Learn about the hidden tourist hotspots of Qatar! Discover Uzbekistan for your company – our authoritarianism means you save money!
But Shafer, you actually went to the trouble of reading Russia’s ad supplement in the Washington Post.
Highlights after the jump.
I haven’t heard of it: 61 percent
Not sure: 15 percent
It is a political opposition movement essential for the proper functioning of society: 13 percent
It is a collection of marginal figures who should be kept out of power: 11 percent.
Talk about loaded questions!