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The official Russian joke book

Steve Leininger

The official Russian joke book

by Steve Leininger

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Published by Pinnacle Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Steve Leininger
ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 895 vol. 19
The Physical Object
Pagination218 p.
Number of Pages218
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24510337M
LC Control Number98808343

A bit of trivia, Stirlitz is a character from a Soviet black and white WW2 era film (and the book it is based on), "17 Moments of Spring" who was a Soviet spy operating . Homosexuality in Russia is a crime and the punishment is seven years in prison, locked up with the other men there is a three year waiting list. Yakov Smirnoff ( –) Soviet-American comedian.

In January , the CIA release a large number of newly-declassified documents about information collected on the Soviet Union. One of those documents included two pages of Russian jokes about the Soviet Union. Headed "Soviet Jokes for the DDCI" (Deputy Director of Central Intelligence), the jokes Author: Blake Stilwell. Ellol: wikipedia is not a joke book. Thios article has enough examples. What it needs is to add some summaries from books about russian jokes. There is a big list at the bottom. If you want to improve this article, why don't you grab a book and see whether is has something useful. There are zillions of jokes. Wee heed not jokes but comments.

1. A plumber is sent to the gulag as a political prisoner. An intellectual asks him, "You are a plumber. What could you have possibly done?" The plumber replies "I was called to the politburo office to check some problem with the sewage pipes. I t. Russian political jokes are a part of Russian humour and can be grouped into the major time periods: Imperial Russia, Soviet Union and finally post-Soviet Russia. Quite a few political themes can be found among other standard categories of Russian joke, most notably Rabinovich jokes and Radio Yerevan.


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