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Myths & Legends
6.4k votersThe Most Terrifying Russian Urban Legends And Ghost StoriesRussia's cold, desolate atmosphere is the perfect setting for a lot of creepy phenomena and Russian urban legends. Whether it's a ...
Weird
1.9k votersWTF Russia Photos That Prove Everyone Is InsaneIn Soviet Russia, list reads you! This is a collection of hilariously WTF photos straight from Russia with love, and if it's any i...
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91.8k viewsVladimir Putin's Daughters Are Kept Under Such Secrecy, Nearly No One Knows Where (Or Who) They AreNot a day goes by when Vladimir Putin isn't in the papers, but the same certainly can't be said for Putin's daughters. Yekaterina ...
1910s
38.3k viewsPeople Who Claimed To Be Romanovs (But Totally Weren't)House Romanov ruled over Russia for more than 300 years, with close familial ties to all the crowned heads of Europe. During the g...
Military
235 voters10 Brutal Facts About The Harsh Russian Winter That Stops All Military InvasionsThe brutal Russian Winter (sometimes called "General Winter" or "General Frost") shaped history as we know it. The sub-zero temper...
Tattoos
67.5k viewsThe Meanings Behind Common Russian Prison TattoosFrom the 1960s to 1980s, photographer Sergei Vasiliev and retired police officer Arkady Bronnikov documented tattoos on prisoners ...
World Cinema
249 votersThe Best Russian Comedy MoviesBeneath the icy façade, there’s actually a lot of humor to be gleaned from Russians. This list of the best Russian comedy movies s...
Weird
563 voters25 Of The Weirdest Russian Redneck Photos EverYou probably thought America was the only place with rednecks, but that ain't true. Contrary to popular belief, rednecks thrive al...
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1.1k votersThe Best Russian AuthorsList of the best Russian authors of both nonfiction and fiction literature, along with some authors of poetry. Russian authors hav...
Books
644 votersThe Best Russian Short StoriesList of the best short stories from Russian writers that exemplify the Romanticism, Silver Age and 20th century of Russian literat...
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321 votersThe Greatest Russian BalletsAny ballet enthusiast knows that some of the greatest ballets in history originated in Russia. In fact, in the early 19th century,...
Military
415.2k views17 Unique Russian Military InventionsRussian military inventions tend toward the brutally practical: tanks, planes, and guns that are cheap and easy to produce. Indeed...
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461 votersCelebrities And Their Russian DoppelgangersIf you're into conspiracy theories, this Russian doppelganger one will blow your mind. After years of intensive research, the Inte...
6.3k viewsScary Things the Russian Military Might Be Up ToThe Cold War may have ended over 20 years ago, but that doesn't mean things are all hunky-dory with Russia now. Under Putin, the R...
Russian History
1.1k votersFascinating Facts About The Romanovs That Made Us Say 'Really?'For more than three centuries, Russia was ruled by the House of Romanov. This isn't particularly notable, for history's various na...