It’s overkill, however in order to get the functionality we need (cross-posting with LiveJournal, updating layout on the fly), we had to go there. RSS links are changed. The people who use that may kill us. To you, we send cookies!
We’ve been using CuteNews for our news since late 2005. Now we’re using CuteNews.ru. It’s a Russian product, very much like CuteNews, only with some nicer admin features. This should all be transparent on the user end.