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To selfie or not to selfie? That is the question, or at least one of the questions, addressed this week.
Time got a little bit wibbly-wobbly and timey-wimey as Russia traveled to the future, to the past, and back to the present (and all in one week)!
This week gives us a plethora of emotions: shame in Samara, excitement in Tomsk, and a bit of both in Moscow.