The back story is that when Soviet linguist Yuri Knorozov deciphered the classic Mayan glyphs in 1952, a mini Mayan craze swept Red artistic circles. Propaganda subtext? Your code is not safe, comrade. A deck of playing cards was the result. Meet the Queen of Hearts, a lovely Д is for “dama” (dame or Дама) indeed. And her little chihuahua.
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For more POCHO coverage of the Russian-Mayan conjunction, check out the latest warnings about the imminent crash of Russian space junk and how it will trigger the Mayan Doomsday scenario.