Vladimir Vorobjev: Moody Photos From 80s Russia

On April 16, 2014 by Lazer Horse
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Vladimir Vorobjev was a photographer working mainly throughout the 80s. He wasn’t big or famous at the time and it was only after his death, when his granddaughter went through his photos, that they finally...

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Epiphany Bathing: Moscow Underground

On March 15, 2014 by Lazer Horse
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I posted up some photos of people in Russia doing their yearly Epiphany bathing last week. Basically as part of the new year celebrations they get down to their underpants, go outside and...

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Christmas Lights In Moscow

On December 28, 2013 by Lazer Horse
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Christmas lights look brilliant wherever they are, but here are some nice piccies of the Christmas lights in Moscow 2013. I know I’ve missed the boat a bit, but I keep my tree...

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Russian Subway Charges 30 Squats For Free Ride

On November 24, 2013 by Lazer Horse
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As part of Russia’s promotion of the XXII Olympic Winter Games 2014 in Sochi they have installed an ingenious marketing weapon in their Moscow subway stations. If you do 30 squats in two...

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Shavarsh Karapetyan: A Real Life Hero

On July 18, 2013 by Lazer Horse

It’s not often you get to hear the story of a real life, genuine, bona fide super hero. So sit yourself upright and drink this in. Our hero today is one Shavarsh Karapetyan,...

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The Pig Olympics

On March 27, 2013 by Tim Newman

Where are they held? One guess: Russia. Well, they were held there once anyway. The Pig Olympic ‘athletes’ compete in swimming  pigball, running and other exciting challenges. It’s organised by the austere and august...

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