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Simon’ian (Margarita)

Margarita Simon’ian (also spelled Simonyan) is a Russian journalist and the editor-in-chief of state-sponsored news outlet RT, which was formerly known as Russia Today (link to her Wikipedia page below). She is an active supporter of Russian President Vladimir Putin, and her media entities espouse state propaganda. Memes about Simon’ian will often highlight her complicity and enabling of Russian atrocities in Ukraine, and many will imply eventual retribution for this support. Memes will often invoke Simon’ian alongside other supporters of Putin.Memes about Margarita Simon’an sometimes mention beavers, because her derogatory nickname is "beaver-eater" (боброедка), as she once publicly bragged of having cooked and eaten a beaver.