RUSSIA Archives - L7 World

Party Like it’s the End of the World

For $1,000 you can party while the world ends as predicted by the Maya calendar, which ends December 21 2012. The 24-hour party will be held from the safety of a Cold War-era bunker in Moscow, Russia. Bunker No. 42 can hold up to 300 people comfortably. "We don't have control over things such as the end of the world," explains Alexei Pavlovsky, a tour guide at the bunker. "But we are ready ... [Read More]

Democratic Party Crashers

The organizers of the Democratic National Convention were clearly rushing. Images of Russian warships were displayed on the screen behind retired Adm. John Nathman during his tribute to the troops. The error was first reported to the Navy Times by Rob Barker, a former electronics warfare technician. Barker was able to identify the ships by their radars but there was a much more obvious clue: ... [Read More]