Tag Archives: Soviet Union

JEŠTĚD MOUNTAIN NEAR LIBEREC


Very impressive sight from cousin Pavel’s front porch… That’s a comms tower/restaurant/hotel combo on top, with ski slopes below.  They built the tower during the socialist era at significant cost, but it’s all analog.  They never converted it to digital, … Continue reading

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WHEN JUSTICE GETS IN THE WAY OF JUSTICE


In the months before August 1968, a number of the most dyed-in-the-wool members of the Czechoslovak Communist Party had authored a letter to the Soviet government, inviting Soviet troops to invade the country to put an end to the so-called … Continue reading

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THE DAY THAT MUST LIVE IN INFAMY


Funny how nothing changes from one April 22nd to another… Here’s a rerun of last year’s “Earth Day” post. April 22nd is the apparent birthday of Vladimir Ilyich Lenin, the one true evil genius of the 20th Century.  Josef Stalin, … Continue reading

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PUTIN AND HIS GANG RUNNING SCARED


The Polish newspaper Gazeta Wyborcza reports (h/t Týden) that Russian experts have presented the Russian government with a proposal to recognize and rehabilitate victims of the Katyn massacre. The massacre takes its name from the small Russian village of Katyn … Continue reading

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LENIN AS HITLER’S PROFESSOR


The essential identity of Soviet and Nazi ideologies and methods still seems poorly understood.  Part of the reason, I suspect, is the meaningless distinction between totalitarian “right” and “left,” initially invented by the Moscow-ruled Comintern in the 1920s.  Totalitarians of … Continue reading

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THE DAY THAT MUST LIVE IN INFAMY


April 22nd is the apparent birthday of Vladimir Ilyich Lenin, the one true evil genius of the 20th Century.  Josef Stalin, Benito Mussolini, Adolf Hitler, Mao Ze Dong, Ho Chi Minh, Pot Pot, Fidel Castro, Robert Mugabe and many others … Continue reading

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IN MEMORY OF KATYN


On this day in 1943, the Germans began to exhume the mass graves they had discovered at Katyń, in today’s Russia.  The graves turned out to contain the bodies of thousands of Polish officers.  The Wikipedia states: “About 8,000 were … Continue reading

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SOVIET-STYLE TP IS HERE!


Bought a few boxes of the new Marcal small steps tissues.  Having tried them upon my poor body, I must report that they feel exactly like the stuff that communist Czechoslovakia used to import from the USSR for use as … Continue reading

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