((I would say that that's not the only way to interpret that phrasing (and, in fact, I would lean towards another interpretation). ))
LOL! That's funny, I completely missed the other interpretation, which I'm pretty sure is as you say, "Rusal in Russia" as a single concept. Honestly, English IS my first language!
BTW Linda, I wanted to say I always really enjoy your posts, and appreciate the kindness and humor you bring to your posts, as well as your analytical prowess.