Russian President Vladimir Putin is going all Republican on his country. On Monday, Putin signed a new law that will prohibit cursing in music, books, movies and at entertainment events throughout the country as of July 1st. And he’s implementing strict penalties for daring to say the newly verboten words.
It’s almost as if he’s an Christian fundie.
Existing books, CDs and hard copies of movies that contain curse words provide a warning label about the obscene language. Anyone who breaks the law is subject to a f...