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Yes, Vladimir Putin has gone shirtless again to remind you of his dad bod power

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You already know that the golfing, TV watching, Twitter-obsessed U.S. president is on vacation, but you might not have known that Russia’s President Vladimir Putin is on vacation, too. 

Luckily for you, we just got our hands on Putin’s vacay photos, and they’re full of spymaster-in-the-Siberian-tundra cheesecake. 

In photos released by the Kremlin on Saturday, Putin is shown going on a fishing trip with a few friends. 

The first photo (above) is innocent enough, showing the Russian leader steering a boat through the Siberian waters. And look at all those layers. Since it’s not that cold in the Republic of Tuva (where the fishing trip occurred) this time of year, things probably got steamy pretty fast.  Read more…

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U.S. spies are withholding intelligence from Donald Trump, who has none

Capping off Donald J. Trump’s No Good Very Bad Horrible Day today, the Wall Street Journal reports that senior U.S. intelligence officials are deliberately withholding sensitive information from the President because they don’t trust him. Today’s report cites sources inside the White House, and underscores the deep mistrust between career spies and the imploding kakistocracy.

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Don't worry, America: Shirtless Putin's got this in SNL cold open

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Friday’s inauguration of Donald J. Trump as 45th president of the United States gave a lot of us, well, some anxiety about the future. Fortunately, shirtless Vladimir Putin is here to assuage all our fears.

In a “Paid Message From the Russian Federation” to the American people (carried on Russia’s government-funded English language channel, RT), the Russian president, played by an expert Beck Bennet, assured us we have nothing to worry about with Trump’s leadership. 

“You are worried that your country is in the hands of this unpredictable man. But don’t worry, it’s not,” he said with a wink.  Read more…

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