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Submission + - A song from 1976 USSR went viral on Youtube (youtube.com)

Max_W writes: A song from 1976 of the Soviet singer, Eduard Khil, went viral on Youtube among mainly US listeners, 2 million hits. A song is without words, that is why the international audience call the singer a trololo man http://rt.com/Top_News/2010-03-10/trololo-khil-sensation-waltz.html

I had to listen to this song in 1976 and, frankly, I cannot get it why it is popular now.

Submission + - Popular video blogger-policeman Aleksey Dymovskiy (dymovskiy.name)

Max_W writes: Aleksey Dymovskiy, an officer of the Russian militia, whose videos on Youtube were seen by millions of Russian speaking viewers, is arrested on January 22, 2010. He is in prison in the south of Russia.

It seems only a president is allowed to have a video blog in Russia.

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