Tuesdays are for Concerts, Tacos and Bar Hopping

Being 28 years old and someone who doesn’t need an excuse to listen to good music and drink, I’m ashamed to admit that I’ve only been to a total of 4 concerts in my lifetime. One of those concerts happened to take a little while back at The Wiltern in Hollywood. I’d booked tickets to see Zemfira two months in advance and I was super excised for the fact that […]

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What can I do? Водки найду!

Every Russian is familiar with this phrase. It may just be the greatest inter-lingual pun of all time. It’s mentioned at almost every party; there’ve even been songs made banking on that phrase alone. If you’re not Russian, let me enlighten you about the wonderfulness of this phrase. You know how you’re always afraid that if you attempt to say a phrase in a different language you’re going to butcher […]

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THE PERKS OF BEING BILINGUAL IN AMERICA

Being bilingual is generally looked at as a positive thing. Employers’ interests are peeked and not only that but you can listen in on people’s conversations while they’re talking shit at the supermarket thinking no one around them can understand what they’re saying. Now I’ve lived in ‘Murica for long enough to consider myself an American. However, I am just as American as I am Russian since that is where […]

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