Tights and panama hats: what clothes and shoes familiar to Russians do not wear Americans

Everyone knows that the culture and methods of raising children in our countries and the United States are different. But everyone thinks that when it comes to clothing, everything is about the same in all countries. But, as it turned out, this is not at all the case. The author of the blog “50 ...

KGB agents and Soviet super soldiers: what Russian superheroes look like in American comics

Recently the world famous studio Marvel presented its new film "Black Widow". This is a solo film about an already beloved character - Natasha Romanoff. In addition, this is one of the few pictures that came out during the pandemic. And although Romanoff is the most famous ...

Concert of the ensemble 'Russian musicians'

Russian Musicians is an ensemble of the Washington Balalaika Society, the largest Russian folk orchestra in the United States. The ensemble is dressed in traditional Russian costumes and plays authentic Russian folk instruments, introducing the general public to the music of Russia and Eastern Europe. A typical music program includes ...

What products are familiar to us immigrants cannot find in the USA

Russians living in the United States often complain that they cannot find products familiar to the CIS on the shelves of local supermarkets. The author of the blog Made in USA on Yandex.Zen told us which of our products cannot be found in the States. Further - from the first person. Surprisingly, some ...

What Americans See Russians: Three Key Features

The author of the Friends of Russia // World channel on Yandex.Zen spoke about three epithets that Americans and residents of other countries use to describe Russians. Further - from the first person. Light-hearted and harmless black humor Probably, all Russian people do not mind making fun of misfortune and death. Often ...

World famous American brands created by Russian-speaking immigrants

We know many brands and believe that most of them were invented by foreigners, and our people usually implement their ideas at home. But it is not so. There are several world famous brands that our immigrants have had a hand in creating. Blog author ...

Birch sap and superstitions: Russian habits that surprise Americans

Each nationality has its own customs and traditions. We are all accustomed to certain stereotypes about a particular people. The Boom edition spoke about Russian habits that amaze Americans and other foreigners very much. Ventilate the room in winter It is clear that in ...

Features of national compassion: what is the difference between sympathy and mutual assistance among Russians and Americans

In Russian culture, the myth of "soulful and sacrificial" Russians and "selfish" Americans is still quite popular, which is as far from the truth as the opposite idea of ​​extremely kind Americans, absorbed in volunteering and charity, and "cruel" Russians. In fact ...

6 strangest questions foreigners ask Russians

Russians, like any other people, are asked peculiar questions stemming from outdated, inflated or completely inaccurate stereotypes, many of which are remnants of the image of the USSR. Russia Beyond has compiled some of the strangest questions Russians have to answer multiple times. You…

How a couple of Russians spent $ 5000 in two weeks in Chicago and were pleased with the trip

Travel is always fun and entertainment. But there is also a downside to the coin. Victoria M. told her story of a trip to her sister in Chicago, as well as what difficulties awaited her and her husband on the way, writes Adobe Master. Further -…

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