Thanks to subversive Russian punks (and civilization) it is easier for Eurasians to make fun of Vladimir Putin than for say, North Koreans to make fun of Kim Jong-un. But like all dictators, Putin has a breaking point – and doesn’t mind breaking citizens with it.
So, the Russian President signed off on a law forbidding Russians to depict Putin as a gay clown, a popular trope among anti-Vova Easterners.
Yet, there is nothing any government can do to forbid such images on Twitter. So, the rest of the world (and presumably a few ip-address masking Russians) has joined in on the fun.
A few favorites: