Learn The Russian Alphabet With This Vladimir Putin Parody Video

With oil, shirtless horseback riding and religious references galore, Egor Zhgun's animated video highlights many hallmarks of Putin's rule.

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Animator Egor Zhgun, who often makes visual parodies of Russian politics, recently released a video of "Putin's alphabet":

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The video is a parody of the Olympic opening ceremony video of the Russian alphabet.

It starts off with Putin dreaming about being Napoleon Bonaparte:

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Just like the Olympic opening ceremony video, every letter of the Russian alphabet appears with a word that is meant to represent the country.