In commemoration of victims of all wars, both combatant and non-combatant ones. Continue reading
(Introduction to my post in the #RussianStereotypes series)
Look at that! That is a complete f*cking fraud, and it looks 100% real. This is the greatest work I’ve ever done in my life – because it’s so honest. Wag the Dog.
Less than two weeks ago I was writing a post on Russian stereotypes in my phone lying on the beach in Sudak, Crimea (btw a post with photos from my vacation to come). A man behind me who happened to be a refugee from Donbass was telling his story to another man (there are many refugees in Crimea). Continue reading
Дело мастера боится (délo mástera boítsya).
Literally: the job is afraid of a good worker.
English equivalent: he works best who knows his trade; as the workman so is the work; master has it.
Once coming home from the church
Two women had a spat.
The first one said: “I do remember ’bout your smirch;
You will be in regret. Continue reading
In Russia there’s a running joke about ‘British scientists‘ because many pseudo-scientific or yellow journalism articles (in Russia) refer to ‘British scientists': “according to British scientists unicorns do eat marshmallow pies”. It looks like ‘British scientists’ will be accompanied by ‘British journalists’. Continue reading
As part of cooperation between ACS-RSS and Russian Universe I’m finally pleased to announce that my first post on Russian stereotypes in the West is now translated into Romanian by the founder of ACS-RSS Alexandru Mîţă:
Later it was also published on the Vocea Rusiei website.
UPD. The second post in Russian stereotypes series is available in Romanian:
Kliukvificarea: reprezentarea Rusiei şi a ruşilor în cultura populară. Percepţia Rusiei de către Occident analizată de un rus (2).
War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength (George Orwell).
A liar should have a long a memory (English proverb).
It is my third post in ‘Russian Propaganda’ category… The Russian Mafia told me it doesn’t exist. Probably, that vodka I drank for inspiration had some
pentothal fly agaric in it. So it was just a bad Russian trip. I had to find some REAL sponsors for this post. Fortunately, I found freedom fighters terrorists from ISIL. Thanks, guys! Continue reading