Cult of Personality

I’ve known about the pop song “Now I Want A Man Like Putin” for a while, but hadn’t heard it until yesterday. Here it is:

3 thoughts on “Cult of Personality”

  1. Glad to see all those years running the KGB didn’t go to waste; not only has he adopted the cult of personality, he’s made it funky!

    Seriously though, how many thousands of people’s deaths do you think he is responsible for? Glad to see that the Russian assembly has over-turned the constitutional clause limiting his stay in office to 2 terms; no we can look forward to Eternal Putin. I wonder how many more catchy hits we will now be lucky enough to witness?

  2. I see that in the bit in the middle, where the great leader’s image is boosted by showing him in the company of world leaders from Pope John Paul to Chirac, one notable exception is T.Blair. Presumably the Kremlin spinners felt he had little to gain from the association.

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