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    Some humor into Russian anti-gay law

    Gotta love the New Yorker humor: http://www.newyorker.com/online/blog...-olympics.html

    (Mods, if this isn't OK, do remove my post; I think it's fine)

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    I am so glad to see you posting again, Ptichka!

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    Hysterical!

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    Hay, that's not fair!

    Should be this:

    http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_Nli4O4ibZM...-and-putin.JPG

    And here comes another contestant:

    http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-hXiQ0u6XAs...InSwimSuit.jpg

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    Come on, you know darn well what the difference is! Both American presidents posted here were photographed on vacations they took - not for PR, but because they, too, take vacations; that's why they have bare chests there - they are both coming out of the water. Putin's photo, OTOH, was pure PR stunt - http://prverdict.com/putin-admits-hes-poser.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mathman View Post
    I am so glad to see you posting again, Ptichka!
    Just couldn't stay away

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ptichka View Post
    Come on, you know darn well what the difference is! Both American presidents posted here were photographed on vacations they took - not for PR, but because they, too, take vacations; that's why they have bare chests there - they are both coming out of the water. Putin's photo, OTOH, was pure PR stunt - http://prverdict.com/putin-admits-hes-poser.
    What was there to PR for with ugly bare chest? And it was nothing flamboyant.

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    Ptichka!!!!!!


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    Hah spot on satire.

    Ps it always struck me hilarious how the most homophobic groups in Russia go around shirtless, hugging each other, giving piggy back rides and essentially emulating gay spring break.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CanadianSkaterGuy View Post
    Hah spot on satire.

    Ps it always struck me hilarious how the most homophobic groups in Russia go around shirtless, hugging each other, giving piggy back rides and essentially emulating gay spring break.
    After reading your post I immediately remembered Fincher´s movie Fight Club.

    http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0137523/

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    Quote Originally Posted by CanadianSkaterGuy View Post
    Ps it always struck me hilarious how the most homophobic groups in Russia go around shirtless, hugging each other, giving piggy back rides and essentially emulating gay spring break.
    It's been worse... How about this 1979 famous Brezhnev/Honecker pic? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Br...cker_1979.jpg?

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    Oops I didn't mean Russia's most homophobic groups... I meant France's. http://americablog.com/2013/07/franc...ike-again.html

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    How stereotypical you are! That's all I can say.



    ...Although that 1979 photo was quite something else ...That was not a normal greeting looks like, wasn't it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bluebonnet View Post
    ...Although that 1979 photo was quite something else ...That was not a normal greeting looks like, wasn't it?
    No, it wasn't I think it raised more than a few eyebrows even then.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ptichka View Post
    No, it wasn't I think it raised more than a few eyebrows even then.
    It raises eyebrows even now.

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