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Meet: Yuri Meshkov

A long-time listener of Mark Schauss’ Russian Rulers’ History podcast (now called Russian History Re-told), I would like to give him a shout-out for his podcast last week on Crimea. While I disagree with his theory behind Russia’s Ukrainian incursion … Continue reading

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Russian Parenting

Exhibit 1: Source: Liveleak Exhibit 2: Russian Mother Takes Magical Pictures of Her Two Kids With Animals On Her Farm Source: Bored Panda

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“Moooove out of the way….”

From SB: This may be the most epic dash cam clip yet: http://www.thebiglead.com/index.php/2013/07/01/russian-driver-hits-cows-that-are-having-sex-while-crossing-road-captures-collision-on-dash-cam-video/

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New Link Added: Unriddling Russia

Good stuff found here:  http://unriddlingrussia.wordpress.com/

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Позабуду лагерные муки

An older documentary on Russian prison tattoos was posted on youtube in June 2012 and contains a musical sequence that will easily bring a sentimentalist to tears. In the clip, the guitarist plays a version of a song that is … Continue reading

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http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/09/19/perfectly-timed-photos_n_1896797.html#slide=1470900

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Images of Dagestan

Courtesy of RFE/RL http://www.rferl.org/media/photogallery/24694014.html

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Lithuanian S.W.A.T.

This appeared today on both EnglishRussia and FailBlog: http://englishrussia.com/2012/08/26/daily-video-awesomeness-part-1/

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Sore loser?

http://www.rferl.org/content/turkmen-berdymukhammedov-is-a-sore-loser/24680238.html “When Turkmenistan’s 10 Olympians returned medal-less from London, President Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov did not hold back in criticizing his athletes. ‘Despite the fact that our sportswomen and sportsmen had all the training opportunities to perform better in the Olympic Games … Continue reading

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Luckiest Man in Russia

http://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/video-luckiest-dude-russia-survives-multi-car-crash-gas-station-article-1.1114992

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