Rick - you are more than on the ball - it had hardly been mentioned about the fifth ring being a dud - and here you are, with your next creation.
You are truly one of a kind!!! Bravo!
I've seen the hammer and sickle all my life and thought I knew what it was ... now I know!
Even weirder, TW: I was almost done with this cartoon when news of the fifth ring dud came out! I guess you don't have to be psychic to predict that kind of thing when communism is involved!
The hammer and sickle are no longer used in the Russian Federation. Although communism has been retired there, crony capitalism, rather than free market capitalism, still runs amuck there.. Both of these economic policies are currently being developed by the current DC Government and we will also learn the consequences.
They were about three stories tall in the opening ceremonies.
Haven't seen them since Mikhail Gorbachev, but Putin's brought them back apparently.
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