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23 Cats That Just Can't Even Deal With Vladimir Putin Today

I mean, Vlad, really, can you just not? With special thanks to Jimmy Fallon and The Tonight Show.

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10. “I’m not really saddened that [Pussy Riot] ended up in jail, though there is nothing good in that. What saddens me is that they took things to such a level, here, from my point of view, that they degraded the dignity of women." — Vladimir Putin, 2013


17. "[N]ot everyone in the West has understood that the Soviet Union has disappeared from the political map of the world and that a new country has emerged with new humanist and ideological principles at the foundation of its existence" — Vladimir Putin, 2006

20. "[T]here is no organization or any sort of repression against people who don’t agree with our actions, for example in Ukraine, Crimea, or any other external issue, no one from official government organs do this" — Vladimir Putin, 2014


21. "Some are addicted to cigarettes, some, God forbid, to drugs, and some become addicted to money. They say that the worst addiction is to power. I have never felt that. I have never been addicted to anything" — Vladimir Putin, 2008

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