Today’s World Cup coverage on Fox Sports 1 featured a short segment produced by National Geographic, in which a reporter gave viewers a light-hearted tour of Joseph Stalin’s dacha while going to some remarkable lengths to avoid mentioning that Stalin was a brutal dictator who was responsible for the deaths of millions of people.

The segment starts with a guy striding toward the camera and literally saying, ‚ÄúThink what you will about Joseph Stalin...‚ÄĚ and just gets stranger from there:

Glad that guy had such a fun time using Stalin’s pool table!