The fact is, something terrible has taken place. Because we weren’t paying attention. Remember when Legos were a building kit?
If I were the prime minister of Russia, I’d want an awesome pop song devoted to me. I’d want it played everywhere I went, and I’d want my young “in-crowd” supporters to scream whenever they heard it. And clearly Vladimir Putin agrees. His own private propaganda song is blasted at rallies and played pretty much [...]