My brother lost an election, and all I got was this lousy TV show

What I love most about Georgia is the constant stream of head-slappingly ridiculous news. There was the [anti-Putin Eurovision entry](, of course([youtube]( But Russia can counter that with its hastily-produced [action film]( about the Ossetia war (also on [Youtube](
Far more entertaining is the [political talk show from self-imposed jail](

It’s been dubbed “Protest TV”. A man in an improvised prison cell under the 24-hour gaze of television cameras, promising to stay put until Georgia’s president quits.

And to top it off, [here]( is a former Minister for Conflict Resolution threatening to hunt down the president and “make him sorry for ever having been born”.

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