Russian official targets Madonna with crude tweet

U.S. singer Madonna performs on stage during her MDNA tour at the Olympic Stadium in MoscowMOSCOW (Reuters) – A senior ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin used an obscene Twitter post to attack Madonna on Friday after the pop star called for the release of three women who face prison over an irreverent performance in Moscow's main cathedral. Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin, a nationalist politician and former envoy to NATO, posted the tweet after Madonna told a Moscow concert audience the jailed members of punk band Pussy Riot were "courageous" and deserved to be free. "Every ex-wh*re tends to lecture everybody with age. … USA, LLC