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Vladimir Putin's fun day at the Sochi Games, including an amazing selfie (Photos)

Mike Oz
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These Sochi Olympics are Vladimir Putin's party, and Sunday he spent the day watching the action, hanging with some athletes and mingling with the masses. He even posed in a pretty wonderful selfie with a little kid and one-sixteenth of a lady's face. Putin looked so thrilled, don't you think?

[Related: Putin says Olympic preparations helped avoid crisis]

Here are some other fun things Putin did around Sochi:

He posed with the Russian figure skaters after their gold-medal victory.

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He showed Julia Lipnitskaia how to punch someone.

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He was unimpressed.

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He banged a drum.

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[Slideshow: Team figure skating competition - Day three]

He smelled something funky.

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He told a joke.

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 He gave a kid an awkward hug.

And we've come full circle in Putin's day. See you again tomorrow, Vlad.

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