Russian Prime Ministergets a sexy greeting on his 58th birthday, after twelve Moscow State University journalism students posed in lingerie for a calendar shoot dedicated for him.
The calendar features female students and captions such as “You only get better with the years.” “Every girl wants a man like you”, “I love you”, “Call me and get your present”, “What about the third term?”, “They put out the forest fires, but I’m still burning” and “Vladimir Vladimirovich, can I be your co-pilot?”
The Moscow News reports: "Although Russia's media under Putin has been widely seen as restricted and kept under wraps, little about these girls is left to the imagination.
And Moscow State University's journalism faculty distanced itself from the project. "I saw in this calendar not journalists but young girls," faculty dean Elena Vartanova told gzt.ru. "Our students are free people and we cannot keep them from such self-expression.
"Of course we do not want the name of the faculty associated with obscene photos, but we have seen no special obscenity in this calendar."
But others were less kind, with bloggers deriding the calendar as "shameful" and complaining that the would-be journalists' antics devalued the whole Russian media. (Read more here).