The age of Putin, whatever it would be, had begun.We had arrived in Russia as correspondents for the Washington Post on the eve of Putin’s election as president in 2000 and would stay on through nearly four years of change in a country the world thought it had gotten to know under Yeltsin. We found the place in the throes of a nationalist reawakening, cheered on by a proud, young leader, and yet such a weakened shadow of its former superpower self that it faced an epidemic of young conscripts running away from an army that couldn’t properly feed them. It was a time of economic boom as oil revenues floated Russia out of the bank runs and ruble collapses of Yeltsin’s presidency.

The Leafs looked even worse than advertised in the first period, a point underscored around the 8:30 mark when they were staring at a 14 1 shot disadvantage. The Bruins outmuscled and outhit them all over the ice and eventually finished with a 18 9 shot lead through the first 20 minutes. The Bruins this season have finished with fewer than 20 shots in five games..

The damages are large relative to the annual budget of the Energy Department, which is about $25 billion. But the money comes out of the Treasury, not the Energy Department. Under a law passed in the Carter administration, such payments are recognized as obligations of the federal government and no further action by Congress is required to make them..

The Magnificent Seven 1960No apologies for another western as the music composed by Elmer Bernstein for director John Sturges is magnificently western and makes the movie. The Magnificent Seven starred Yul Brynner, Eli Wallach, Steve McQueen, Charles Bronson, James Coburn, Robert Vaughn and Horst Buchholz. A who’s who of cinema talent..

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