photo credit Alexei Druzhinin & AP
I must reference this picture as my reaction to the headline.
Putin has been very busy recently being awesome:
"...He's shot a Siberian tiger with a tranquilizer dart, ridden bare-chested on a horse, captured a polar bear alive to fit it with a tracking collar, and even flew in a tanker plane dropping water on a Russian wildfire."
And all in the name of good. Aww, Vlad...and people say you're a sketchy guy.
Most recently he helped marine biologists take a skin sample from an endangered grey whale for research. How? With a fuckin' crossbow.
"Because I like it. I love the nature."
What a ham. But good work, Mr. Putin.
Full article here (MNN)