Incredible Abandoned Yugoslavian Soviet Monuments #2

On August 9, 2015 by Lazer Horse
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  This is your second installment of amazing Yugoslavian war monuments. CLICK HERE for part 1 and part 3. If you missed the first installment, here’s a recap: After the terrors of World War II...

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VIDEO: Burglar Wraps Himself In Blanket & Uses Fishing Rod To Steal Jewelry

On August 2, 2015 by Lazer Horse
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Where else but Russia? This short video stars an incredibly thorough jewelry thief. He has been dubbed “crazy one” by the Russian police, so that gives you an incline that he might be a touch odd....

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Awesome Photos From Russia With Love – Part M

On July 30, 2015 by Lazer Horse
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I am currently reading Ward Six by Chekhov. Mostly because I want to be able to tell people I’ve read some Chekhov, and Ward Six is short. Every time I pick the book...

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Rare Footage Of Giant Squid Filmed By Russian Fishermen

On July 29, 2015 by Lazer Horse
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The giant squid (genus Architeuthis) is a mysterious, gigantic and private chap. Science has known about them for some time, but they remained elusive, seemingly not keen on having their photos taken. The...

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Awesome Photos From Russia With Love – Part L

On July 16, 2015 by Lazer Horse
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I’ve got absolutely loads of exquisite photos from Russia for you this afternoon. I hope you have a wonderful time gazing lovingly at them. Let’s start with an impressive bit of religious sculpture: MORE: AWESOME...

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The Fin Whale – 2nd Biggest Animal On Earth

On July 8, 2015 by Tim Newman
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Everyone above the age of 5 knows that the biggest creature on earth is the blue whale, not quite so many people know who comes in second place. It is in fact the...

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Awesome Photos From Russia With Love – Part K

On June 26, 2015 by Lazer Horse
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Welcome back to section ‘K’ of the Awesome Photos From Russia With Love series. Above is what the people of Murmansk are calling “the lowest rainbow in the world”. I think they might be right....

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Squirrel Vs Dog

On June 21, 2015 by Lazer Horse
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It doesn’t matter what species you are, if something comes between you and your offspring the gloves are off. The following photos demonstrate that squirrels, not normally famed for their hardcore attitudes, have...

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Awesome Photos From Russia With Love – Part J

On June 18, 2015 by Lazer Horse
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It’s been a while since the last installment of awesome photos from Russia With Love. So I thought it was high time to bring her back to the stables. Yesterday I wrote about the...

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Russia’s Prohibition Era: The Tsar’s 11 Year Alcohol Ban

On June 17, 2015 by Lazer Horse
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When you hear the term “prohibition” you instantly assume it refers to the American ban on alcohol between 1920 and 1933. Of course, they aren’t the only country to have gone through a period of prohibition, or at least...

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