What is interesting Russian surname?


What is interesting Russian surname?Every modern man now has his name. Besfamilnov people, as they say, no. Meanwhile, the availability of names for us is so familiar, taken for granted that we somehow do not think that we know about ...
 

What holiday note on 1 May?


What holiday note on 1 May?Mother Nature has awakened from its winter sleep. Every day around the green, freshens, dissolved, alive ... And how in another way, because the spring in the yard? Meanwhile, our ancestors have long associated this process of awakening and renewal activities ...
 

What is indie?


What is indie?Not so long ago in our country to actively use the term "indie." The meaning of this word, in general, is not new. Just until recently, it was not known to most of our population. It is noteworthy that in the West is already talking about ...
 

What is a subculture "emo"?


What is a subculture "emo"?Sometimes in transport or on the street can see the curious young people, strangely dressed, speaking about various obscure things. Just recently, I fished a conversation between two young girls: "I bought a badge, but there was not a simple, ...
 

What gun - «Glock»?


What gun - «Glock»?This gun folded prevails and many legends. Starting with the fact that "... it all made of plastic and ceramic ..." "... is not fixed with metal detectors ...", etc. and ending with "... is fabulous money ...". Perhaps it was because of this the legendary ...
 

What happens in the caves of Kiev?


What happens in the caves of Kiev?On the outskirts of Kiev, in the village of ease, that the tract Tserkovschina near the Ring Road is a small monastery. Here is the entrance to the oldest monastery in Kiev-cave. According to the official version of the cave had been dug in the XI century by the monks, among ...
 

What is a Brit-pop, and as he appeared?


What is a Brit-pop, and as he appeared?Today, many (and, in my opinion, true) music lovers the world has utterly tired of pop, "glamorous» RnB. In Europe, particularly in Britain, where in some way than, as in the music sense knows, is gaining momentum, or rather, gets a second wind Brit-pop. This ...
 

What is instructive political processes 30-ies?


What is instructive political processes 30-ies?Political processes in the 30-ies of the 20 th century, before the assassination of Kirov in establishing the tyranny of Stalin were few: after "Shachtinsky affairs" in 1928, the (on sabotage in the mines) - the first experience of direct supervision of the chief actions ...
 

What famous Ken Kesey and who are "Merry pranksters"?


What famous Ken Kesey and who are "Merry pranksters"?1964. In California, sunny and cloudless. People who downloaded everyday cares and hurry about their business. All rush in stuffy offices, sometimes colliding shoulders and muttering irritably under his breath. Suddenly the crowd stops. All look at each other ....
 

What is phlogiston? Misunderstanding or the engine of progress?


What is phlogiston? Misunderstanding or the engine of progress?In a series of scientific misconceptions many theories being led away in the direction of science or even back (in today's sense). But there were others who pushed the science forward by leaps and bounds. Alchemists, lacking systematic knowledge, however ...
 

What is gonzo journalism?


What is gonzo journalism?Hunter Stockton Thompson - ever heard that name? Rather, Dr. Thompson? No? Good for those who remember the famous movie of the last century "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas! Yes, yes, disgust, and not what some hate it! Johnny Depp ...
 

What famous Sheremetev theater in Ostankino?


What famous Sheremetev theater in Ostankino?In Russia the XVIII century private theater often rivaled by their splendor with the public. Many of the opera, comedy, lush allegorical representation walked on the stage in the estates of nobles raised by serf actors, ...
 

What gave us the author of "Oedipus Rex"?


What gave us the author of "Oedipus Rex"?The name of King Oedipus became almost a landmark in modern culture: an image, acquired a special reputation for psychoanalytic theories of Sigmund Freud, on hearing from any person claiming to be a more or less cultured and well-read ....
 

What is more important for Tina Kandelaki: family or career?


What is more important for Tina Kandelaki: family or career?Leading programs "Details", "The most intelligent" and "Good Song" on the channel STS Tina Kandelaki (full name - Tina) is not only beautiful bright woman, but successful, business person. Career rost.Posle graduating from high school in downtown Tbilisi, ...
 

What happened to the "Mary Celeste"? Ghosts of the seas


What happened to the "Mary Celeste"? Ghosts of the seasHistory of the Mary Celeste, perhaps, was the most mystical and mysterious in the history of navigation. Solve this mystery, perhaps we will never be possible. Many international writers describe in their works that, in their opinion, happened to ...