I recently found out that ‘Medvedev’ means I’m Vlad’s lil’ puppet boy in Russian.
If the presidential election were conducted this Sunday, which of these candidates would you vote for?
Dmitry Medvedev 71.2% Vladimir Zhirinovsky 6.1% Gennady Zyuganov 5.6% Mikhail Kasyanov 0.8% Andrei Bogdanov 0.4% Undecided 15.9%
Source: All-Russian Public Opinion Research Center
Methodology: Interviews with 1,600 Russian adults, conducted on Jan. 26 and Jan. 27, 2008. Margin of error is 3.4 per cent.