Why am I seeing something that look suspiciously like human excrement stuck to the side of the toilet after the third clinet in a raw?! MORE>>
The point of Shul’zhenko’s art is to capture the essential Russian-ness which of course gets him the russophobe label.
Unlike his namesake Vasily Lozhkin (Василий Ложкин) in Solnechnogorsk MORE>>
If that does not work, as is often the case, you should recourse to MORE>>
That’s probably where you’ll find them closest to Moscow. MORE>>
While sifting though my old www.moscowdrivers.net and reworking it into a current and coherent resource I stumbled into the famous Winston Wu’s overview of Russian crime of the sort not normally encountered elsewhere. I followed the link to Winston’s site and was pleased to see it up and active. Still lots on Russia from a Russian bride seeker’s perspective. Putting
on my list of recommended resources for those who embark upon a pursuit I am very far from recommending. But if you are compelled to do that by forces more powerful than your sense and reason, explore www.happerabroad.com.
If you need local assistance I have no choice either but to offer myself in this capacity. Among my services:
- Compilation of your profile
- Distribution of it through my personal and professional connections
- Trips to small towns
- Facilitation of contacts with small agencies that have real women, not rich foreigner hunters or “travel whore” types
- Identity checks, interviews, hidden interviews under the guise of present delivery
- etc. etc., all my old stuff
If you are heading here with intentions more involved that a few business meetings or doing the Red-Square-Bolshoi-Lenin’s-Tomb-Novodevichy-Sergiev-Posad routine it may be worth it to try to understand how and what we Russians are made of.
May I once again recommend Painted in Blood: Understanding Europeans by Stuart Miller. Although he muses about Europeans from the American viewpoint his observations can be easily applied to understand Russians. MORE>>
No more tahini sauce. No more pomegranate wine. Sorry to report that it is closed. Possibly forever. Things outstanding – both good and bad – are weeded out in a drive to sterility.