Category:
Russia

Kiev Bridge Climb



Do not try this at home.

Posted By: Paul - Sat Sep 17, 2011 - Comments (3)
Category: Buildings and Other Structures, Daredevils, Stuntpeople and Thrillseekers, Stupidity, Russia

Russian Criminal Tattoo

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It's a whole 'nother world from the West. Visit here.




Posted By: Paul - Thu Sep 08, 2011 - Comments (2)
Category: Scary Criminals, Books, Russia, Tattoos

Russian Twix Commercial

Twix from Igor Kozhevnikov on Vimeo.

Posted By: Paul - Fri Feb 11, 2011 - Comments (3)
Category: Business, Advertising, Products, Candy, Russia

Aleksandr Hrustevich



Classical music on an accordion? Is that allowed?

Posted By: Paul - Fri Feb 11, 2011 - Comments (2)
Category: Eccentrics, Music, Russia

Follies of the Mad Men #116



Airplanes, what airplanes? There were airplanes in this ad?

Posted By: Paul - Mon Jul 19, 2010 - Comments (7)
Category: Business, Advertising, Products, Sexuality, Travel, Transportation, Russia

Follies of the Mad Men #112



Tires? What tires? You mean they were trying to sell tires? Never saw them....

Posted By: Paul - Mon Jun 28, 2010 - Comments (4)
Category: Business, Advertising, Products, Motor Vehicles, Sex Symbols, Russia

Kino Circus



We've seen lots of USA WWII cartoons, but how about this strange Soviet one?

Posted By: Paul - Mon Jun 14, 2010 - Comments (4)
Category: Politics, War, Cartoons, 1940s, Russia

More Soviet Space Stamps

Courtesy of my pal, Peter Danssaert, more heroic retro space imagery.

Click to embiggen.

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Posted By: Paul - Tue Mar 03, 2009 - Comments (8)
Category: Art, Space Travel, Russia, Yesterday's Tomorrows

Russian Ark

What's so weird about the film titled RUSSIAN ARK? It's 90-some minutes long--and shot entirely in one continuous take. The camera--a special digital one--was turned on and never turned off for the duration of the shoot. They had to try four times before they suceeded.

Posted By: Paul - Fri Feb 13, 2009 - Comments (9)
Category: Movies, Technology, Russia

Pavel Tsatsouline

Submit to the stern Russian discipline of Pavel Tsatsouline!!!





Posted By: Paul - Tue Feb 10, 2009 - Comments (17)
Category: Exercise and Fitness, Fads, Russia

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