Tagged ’Russia‘

Pirates

October 4, 2011

The ancients said that the Pirate was the enemy of all mankind. Mzwakhe Mbuli wants to Shoot the Pirate, and Olga Sezneva says Russia is doing its best (in its own way) to solve the problem as well. We hear from a real Somali Pirate who will be in an upcoming documentary made by David Cálek. Adrian Johns tells us about the birth of the Pirate listener and the death of Pirate Radio. PLUS Tim Kreider on Errol Flynn!

Better Dead Than Red

January 23, 2011

Your Host travels to Russia! Translator Nurangiz Khodzharova has to babysit a Facebook consultant in Moscow. Sonya S tells us about the life of Andrei Platonov and filmmaker Alina Rudnitskaya tells us about her film Bitch Academy. Plus “Chris” tells us the truth about how the CIA made “Red Dawn” For more information visit the WFMU TMi page