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Memes of Shirtless Putin Are Why You Can’t Trust The Internet

Russian President Vladimir Putin has gone spearfishing in southern Siberia’s mountains.

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Memes of Shirtless Putin Are Why You Can’t Trust The Internet

Russian President Vladimir Putin sparked an internet meltdown merely by going spearfishing in southern Siberia's mountains – the latest outdoor exploit for the action man and adventure-loving Russian leader.

Memes of Shirtless Putin Are Why You Can’t Trust The Internet
(Photo: AP)
Memes of Shirtless Putin Are Why You Can’t Trust The Internet

And after his shirtless photos made the rounds, the internet got its fodder for memes, of course.

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Footage released Saturday by Russian state television stations showed Putin steering an inflatable boat and fishing bare-chested with a rod, accompanied by Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu and other officials.

“It's a good catch,” a beaming Putin said, displaying his spoils.

(With AP inputs)

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