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10 Strange Things That Can Only Happen In Russia

Every country has their trends and also have some unique quality. People keep inventing and doing some strange things that help them to create their identity. Well, Russia and Russian people has some strange and unique things that they do that helps them to stand out of other countries. 

10 Strange Things That Can Only Happen In Russia

10 Strange Things That Can Only Happen In Russia

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1. Barbie Girls

1. Barbie Girls

In Russia, there are 3 girls who are afflicted with the "Barbie doll syndrome."

2. Wild Brown Bears

2. Wild Brown Bears

Russia has the largest population of brown bears. It has more than 100,000 bears in total. At a Russian nature reserve, bears are addicted to sniffing jet fuel. They even stalk helicopters to get a fix.

3. Pimped Rides

3. Pimped Rides

The poorly manufactured car Trabant is the most commonly modified car in the Russia. In the 1990s, Trabant was very cheap, and now they are being modified with gull wings doors and even snowmobile mods.

4. Teachers And Vodka

4. Teachers And Vodka

When government is broke and couldn't pay teachers their wages, they offer vodka to them. There was also a time when they offered toilet papers as payment, but it provoked an uproar.

5. Epic Wedding Pictures

5. Epic Wedding Pictures

In 2008 , the recession left many Russians scrambling to find an income. This resultant in wedding photography business in Russia. And also they used Photoshop to mask less expertise in photography.

6. Dash Cam Camera

6. Dash Cam Camera

Over 1 million motorist in Russia has dash cam cameras in their cars. This trend has cut down the insurance fraud and protected drivers in courts.

7. The Cat Circus

7. The Cat Circus

In the year 2005, the Russian Cat Theater was formed is Moscow by Yuri Kulkachev. This group has traveled 80 countries with 120 performing cats across the globe. To train a cat, it takes two to seven years.

8. Church Of Gadget

8. Church Of Gadget

A church was formed, after being enormed with a photo of Gadget Hackwrench. According to them,' Gadget is strict, cute, optimistic, and her level of technical knowledge is unbelievable for a mortal being.'

9. Military Beach Party

9. Military Beach Party

Russian military hovercraft ran ashore on a public beach in the year 2013. The Zubr vessels were the largest in their classes and can carry up to 400 soldiers and military tanks. These crafts also carry gun mounts and missile launchers.

10. Russian Daredevils

10. Russian Daredevils

The trend of scaling large buildings, cranes and construction site gained traction in Russia. Skywalkers urge not to recreate their stunts as they are professionals.

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