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Published:February 20th, 2014 09:50 EST
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Pussy Riot Girls Whipped by Cossacks: There is a God! Video!

By Robert Paul Reyes

"A video released Wednesday shows members of the Russian punk band Pussy Riot being beaten by security officials in Sochi as they tried to film a music video at the port of the city that is hosting the Winter Olympics.

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The apparent attack happened just a day after band members Maria Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, as well as journalists and Russian human rights activists, were detained for several hours at a police station located just a few miles from the Olympic Park.

A YouTube video of the new incident shows band members arriving at the port, surrounded by photographers. The women don ski masks in front of a Sochi 2014 sign and, as they began to perform, one band member is immediately pepper sprayed at close range by a man wearing the traditional headgear of the Cossacks."

CNN

I have no love for Putin`s authoritarian regime or the Russian Orthodox Church`s patriarchal organization, but I have even less love for the arrogant and annoying Pussy Riot girls.

The Pussy Riot gang gained international notoriety when they donned colorful balaclavas and invaded the Cathedral of Christ the Savior Russian Orthodox Church and screamed obscene lyrics. This sacrilegious act was done in the name of performance art and protest against the Church and Putin`s dictatorship.

When the Pussy Riot tramps once again donned colorful balaclavas and tried to film a music video at the port of the city that is hosting the Winter Olympics, Putin gave them a taste of their own medicine. Uniformed Cossacks in traditional fur hats and uniforms pepper sprayed the women and whipped them with horse whips. This is nothing less and nothing more than performance art at its most eloquent and entertaining.

I give Pussy Riot credit for the coolest name in the history of punk music, but other than that they haven`t accomplished jack.

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