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I know geography pretty well but I don't understand such a stupid humour

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Chuvak, they (the bombs) lie on the bottom on the sea.
Maybe you are extremely clever and know how to get them from there?

About the pic with a spermotoizoid.
I always thought that Americans are above the humore of such kind.

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One point of view, from Russia:
I respected her enormously (don't know why - just intuitevly).
And my mom liked her very much

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,
you know, my father risqued for you too.
What do you know about demining? One wrong movement and the boat goes to the hell.
Until now it's impossible to purge Baltic Sea from German bombs.

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I began to smoke when I was 19.
I bought (abs accidentally) a pack of "Ronhill" for 80 kopeek (0.8 rubles), in Moscow.
I smoked it up for only one May' night. And I liked it, this drug, very much.

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You know, guys,
until now Baltic Sea is full of mines and (even) chemical weapons, left by Germans.

Admiral Ushakov's medal is the highest award for Red Fleat's ordinary sailors
(it's made from pure silver ("plata pura"); on black market it costs several thousands USD).

Also, there is Admiral Ushakov's ORDEN, but it's for Navy Officers ONLY.

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On the left is just his ship (trawler) fellow - I know nothing about him.
How long did my father serve the Soviet fleat?
Well, in May 1945 they were asked to stay in it. Asked, not forced or compelled.
He stayed in it, the most people gone from it. He was not a navy officer, just a simple sailor.

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My father: http://funkybee.narod.ru/misc/father.jpg (on the right)
He was a simple sailor at WWII, earned his Ushakov's medal for shot down German plane.
He was on Baltic Sea Fleat from 1941 till 1949. Until now Baltic Sea is in bombs and even in chemical weapoans.

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I was a very late baby.
My mom was 38, father - 43.

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Count yourself:
I was born on June 1, 1964
1964 + 11 = 1975

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http://funkybee.narod.ru/misc/me.jpg
It was taken when I was ~10-11 y.o.

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I'm drinking beer.
It's 18:48 here, but I've still eaten nothing today.

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About Miles Davis' very unusual voice:

Davis had an operation to remove polyps from his larynx in October 1955.
Even though he was supposed not to speak at all for ten days, he had an
argument with somebody and raised his voice. This outburst damaged his vocal
cords forever, giving him the characteristic raspy voice that came to be
associed with him.

"[...] in February or March 1956, that I had my first
throat operation and had to disband the group while recovering. During the
course of the conversation I raised my voice to make a point and f***ed up
my my voice. I wasn't even supposed to talk for at least ten days, and here
I was not only talking, but talking loudly. After that incident my voice had
this whisper that has been with me ever since".

The "nocturnal" quality of Davis' playing and his somber reputation, along
with his whispering voice, earned him the lasting moniker of "prince of
darkness", adding a patina of mystery to his public persona.

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Hmm... very strange...
http://tempfile.ru/download/903bfb3307666ef2172ef89e8f6936c4

It's the 4th track from "Dingo" (1990), an album by Miles Davis & Michel Legrand:
http://musicmp3spb.org/artist/miles_davis_michel_legrand.html

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I got a letter from Oxford

To get into Oxford... mmmrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr

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My best present was my Gaming PC!

Come on, boy! Wake up.

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In Russia this book is known only in translation by V. Volkoff
(he is Boris Berestetsky, - a not very famous, but extremely qualified Soviet physicist).
In Russian it's titled as "Volshebnik Izumrudnogo Goroda".
Literally it means: "A Magician (of/from) Emerald Town".

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I have no such.
Maybe only a book which my sister gifted me.
It was titled "Wizard of Oz". I was reading it all a Sunday, from sunrise till dawn.

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Indeed, let's, all we, start to study Mathematical Logic & Set Theory.

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I always liked name "Oliver" ("Oliver Twist" by Dickens)
It's associated for me with the Sun & the Vines & Italians olivas.

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And what's its origin? Smth druidic in it - Melvin.

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English guys,
plz translate it for me - http://funkybee.narod.ru/misc/04-the_departure_feat._trumpeter_miles_davis.mp3 -
into text. I can understand what Miles Davis ("Billy Cross") says,
but I can't understand what Johnny's mom shouts

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Mine is Vitali.
I always disliked it, but now I'd say: I love it.
I hate names Sergei, Igor, Alexandre and many other
(name Ivan in Russia is very very rare, cause it is associated with "Ivan the fool" - a personage from Russian fairy tales).
I never met name "Vitali" in Russian literature of the 19th century.
After 1917 it got into fashion for several decades, then it faded away.
Now pop names here is: Maxim, Denis, Kristina, Darya, phhhhhhhhh...
Names Nadezhda, Luyobov', Zoya, Maria, Marina (my beloved female name) totally disappeared

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Not all is understandable =( in the text by cereal

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cereal, big thanks!
Funny, but "fathomless" I hear abs strictly.
From my 8 till my 17 I studied French.

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I can't recall exactly what was Mrs. Thatcher for Soviet ppl in 80s.
My personal impression was/is: an extra-clever politician of the 20th century (ranked right below Sir Winston Churchill)
We, in Russia etc, are fed up with leftistic ideas. But you know... the current generation here is abs stupid - they drink the beer, in their 15-17 ys.
It was an enormous plus of the USSR: it never allowed any forms of dissoluteness.
In general, we lived under comm. regime not bad - all was abs free - medicine, education etc.
"I love tomorrow" (c)

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http://funkybee.narod.ru/misc/08-inamorata_and_narration_by_conrad_roberts.039.mp3
Could you plz (those whos mom's toung is American/British English) put into text what Conrad Roberts narrates?
It's 0.5 minute. I can understand ~50% of it only.

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At my last job my boss lashed into me:
"Why do not you earn money doing some projects for students etc?"
(for years, at work, I was solving numerous algorithmic problems,
because in my the very first year there I had done everything for my factory)

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