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May 18, 2010

International Museum Day/Международный день музеев: Which Museum Would You Run Away To?

Herding 78 people through the Hermitage is a very different kettle of fish than spending a leisurely morning on one’s own at the Wallace Collection
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LifestyleRussiaThe Stunt
May 14, 2010

Day of the Freelancers / День фрилансера: The Pajama-Clad Workforce

I don’t want to reveal any secrets of the guild, but the fact of the matter is that Russia is a freelancer's Klondike.
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LifestyleRussiaThe Stunt
May 13, 2010

Day of the Black Sea Fleet /День Черноморского флота: The Boys Who Brought You The Battleship Potemkin!

This would be like Great Britain having its Naval Headquarters in Galway, Ireland. So likely.
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LifestyleRussiaThe Stunt
May 9, 2010

The Day of Victory /День Победы: “In defeat, unbeatable: in victory, unbearable”

World War II, or “The Great Patriotic War:" a conflict primarily fought in the Eastern European theater of war: starring the Russians as the Good Guys and featuring the Nazis…
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LifestyleRussiaThe Stunt
May 7, 2010

Radio Day / День радио: Does NPR Listen In On Me?

Does Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me! host Peter Sagal listen in on my SKYPE fights with HRH? What if “This American Life’s” Ira Glass has heard me curse when I…
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LifestyleRussiaThe Stunt
May 5, 2010

Day of the Cryptographic Service/День шифровальщика: Don’t Russians Already Talk In Code, Anyway?

Where would we be without our code crackers? Dan Brown, for one, would just be a geek in a turtleneck.
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May 1, 2010

May Day / День труда: A Day of Solidarity

Today is May 1st, which is a big deal in a number of cultures and countries for various reasons.
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April 30, 2010

Firefighters’ Day/ День пожарной охраны: A Profession That Still Makes House Calls

All men are created equal, then a few become firemen. ~Author Unknown
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April 12, 2010

Cosmonauts’ Day/Всемирный день авиации и космонавтики: Per Ardua ad Astra

“Space,” as President Dmitry Medvedev said today, “remains a priority.”
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