Here's a response to Vladimir Putin's recent judo "exhibition" from 70-year old "grannies" in an aikido class in Novosibirsk (includes a video clip):
From the article: "Vladimir Putin! We invite you to come here. We can show you what we have learned,"
says Lyudmila Ignatenko, aikido class student. "You know, once a Japanese guy came here -- I knocked him out. Why not try it with Putin?"