#RussianFridays: Day 4. The Sound of Lake #Baikal.

Lake Baikal in winter
Lake Baikal in winter
Baikal is the deepest lake in the world. It is 25 million years (!) old. The sound of Baikal ice brought to you by the Russian percussion ensemble “Ethnobeat”.

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Lost in Translation: W-word, or What about #Whataboutism?

Olympic Rings Sochi

When in Rome, do as the Romans do.

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I’ve said it earlier that Russia is the ideal Other for the West and vice versa. Hence, if there is Russian whataboutism why there can’t be an American/Western one? Continue reading Lost in Translation: W-word, or What about #Whataboutism?

The Real #RussianAggression (Disturbing Imagery!) 18+

Russian bear caricature

I found a nice visualization of my posts on Russian stereotypes, klyukvification & Russophobia. Enjoy!

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The Brand You Can Trust: Bad Mother Russia™ (est. 1561 A.D.)

The Brand You can Trust: Bad Mother Russia (est. MDLXI A.D.)
The Brand You can Trust: Bad Mother Russia (est. 1561).

Time flies but propaganda stays the same.

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#RussianProverbs about Fish(ing)

Dmitry Dmitriev - Illustration to Konyok-Gorbunok (The Humpbacked Horse), 1976.
Dmitry Dmitriev – Illustration to Konyok-Gorbunok (The Humpbacked Horse), 1976.

Russian Proverbs about Fish & Fishing:

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Join the Open Russophobes Club (#ORC) Today!

'Das heutige Europa' (Today's Europe). Published in Zurich by Caesar Schmidt [ca. 1875].
‘Das heutige Europa’ (Today’s Europe). Published in Zurich by Caesar Schmidt [ca. 1875].

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“Hello! My name is John Doe and I am a Russophobe.”

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Understanding Russia with native Russian speaker

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