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On the other hand, the minister of defence of Russia is very hard-working and doesn't shun any responsibility. Just now he officialy announced propaganda brigades in the army. Busy man.
He did not give a congratulatory speech on the day of the Soviet Army
Putin refused the post of chief of the Soviet Army
This position offered him the last president of the USSR Mikhail Gorbachev
This is similar to how it was 100 years ago, the emperor Nicholas deposition 2
The Lounge / Re: True or false?
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True. Not a lot though, just a few.

You are going to buy the Nintendo Switch on release day.
The Lounge / Re: Random Chat
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I don't think I've ever been in a casino. Was going to go in one when I was on holiday once, but was turned away at the door for not being dressed appropriately. A pair of jeans and a t-shirt was obviously below their required standards.   :whistle:
The Lounge / Re: Five letter game
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trial ➤ laser
The Lounge / Re: For keeps or drop.
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Brain damage.
The Lounge / Re: What have you just eaten or drunk?
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The Lounge / Re: What Time Is It?
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The Lounge / Re: Random Chat
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When I was 18 (or possibly 19?) I went to a casino with my friends, 'cause, well, you know -- you have to try it out and it's finally legal. I won some €40-ish, but my all of my friends' losses more than made up for that.

Anyway, I see no problem with it in principle. If you say you've got X amount of money that you'll spend on a night out then it's no different than renting a pool table or going swimming or whatever. I consider it overly expensive in fun vs money spent and I haven't gone since.

The stringently regulated (to prevent addiction and whitewashing) Holland Casino nevertheless makes a profit so I don't think we have to worry about the poor casinos. :P
Aww, but I got such romantic ideas about the American navy through Pynchon's V. ;)