Monthly Archives: July 2010

Temper Flares at State-Owned TV Station

Lolz…. Advertisements

Posted in News / Novosti | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Movie Prices in Moscow

The rules of the new Russian economy are pretty difficult to discern.   Last week I was feeling a bit of heat stroke and decided to get out of my unairconditioned apartment.  I went to go see Inception, and the theater … Continue reading

Posted in Economy, Observation | Tagged | Leave a comment

First friend?

In an attempt to find a decent place to play basketball I visited a local high school, after hours, to check out their sports facilities.  I met a few basketball players, which was nice, but my main interaction was with … Continue reading

Posted in Characters, Observation | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Flying Jackass!

Posted in Economy, News / Novosti | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Calling all douches

An earnest but unfortunate mistranslation has allowed me to introduce a location that may recur in future posts.  The Real McCoy is an Irish-themed bar that turns into a shitshow on a nightly basis. Here is a promo for one … Continue reading

Posted in Lost in Translation, Nightlife | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment