Pottery, 21 cm tall, weighs 600 g, head is detachable & held in place by lead weight. The GF’s going to love it.
I thought at first that the ÐœÐ§Ð¡ acryonym referred to ÐœÐ§Ð¡ Ð Ð¾ÑÑÐ¸Ð¸/Ministry of Emergency Situations Russia, but the shoulder strap is a green, red and gold version of the ÐœÐ§Ð¡ Ð£ÐºÑ€Ð°Ð¸Ð½Ñ‹/State Emergency Service Ukraine lieutenant’s formation patch. The latter service cleared up the Chernobyl mess and has recently controversially (in view of the civil war) been reincorporated into the Ministry of Internal Affairs.
Found in a junk shop in Walthamstow, some parts of which are swarming with Eastern Europeans, a fair number of whom are Ukrainian, many of whom (according to the vendor) have (legally acquired) Polish passports. Complicated business, the European Union.
I’m getting the hang of the Russian alphabet – comes in handy on that side of the River Lea.
What am I offered?
- Calling all Barcelona-based Ukrainian anarcho-communists
Local “anarchists” showing Nestor Makhno, paysan d’Ukraine this Friday.
- Beware the European brick
Mad Andy has a good old laugh at The Guardian for writing that The home secretary, David Blunkett, warned today that police
- More thrilling Barcelona police action
In the communal hallway two Moroccans are hard at work extracting objects of value from a rucksack–they’ve got a mobile, cash,
- Svala, swalwe, swalowe
“Swallow, swallow, take my freckles, and give me rosy cheeks.”
- London’s River Lea and Waltham Forest in Drayton’s 1622 Poly-Olbion
Now you see ’em, now you don’t.