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This Russian TV Presenter Is Obsessed With The Color Of Obama's Hair

Also: nuclear war.

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The latest episode of his weekly news roundup show dealt with — what else, the crisis in Ukraine. Near the top of the hour, he ran this banner with a picture of Obama and the words: "Gray in the head."

"You know, it seems to me that even U.S. President Barack Obama went gray over the last week. I'm probably not the only one who noticed."


Kiselyov teased the West for pulling out of a planned G8 Summit in Sochi as a means of punishing Russia over its incursion into Ukraine. "If there's nothing to talk about, why does Obama keep calling Putin?"

"Obama got grayer and grayer. I admit it can be a coincidence, but Obama's interlocutor is not so simple."

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