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The Russia Left Behind

The New York Times
The Russia Left Behind

A great NYT feature: A road trip from St. Petersburg to Moscow, showing the Russia Putin hardly cares about (except if itโ€™s for the view from one of his residences).

From Weekly Filet #133, in August 2014.

๐Ÿ’” Some older links might be broken โ€” that's the state of the web, sadly. If you find one, ping me.