News for Oct. 14, 2002

Russia has Elves and Hobbits. Russians Brace for Fangirl Invasion

10/14/02, 11:26 pm EST - Demosthenes

Apparently elves and hobbits do not fade from the earth -- they simply go to Russia. Amusingly, a recent Russian census has revealed that a group of teenagers in the city of Perm declared that they were actually hobbits and elves. But do the elves have pointy ears? And which one is Legolas? [More]