Supermarkets in Russia sell cabbage “quarters” as many citizens can’t afford to buy full-size cabbages anymore.
At the beginning of April 2022, people in Moscow remind me of a patient who has received a stage three cancer diagnosis from his doctor, and for the next month goes about his ordinary life in denial, barely noticing the first signs of the disease.
Russians are not yet at the stage of economic chemotherapy, and walk about as if nothing’s going on, trying to look upbeat and unconcerned despite rapidly rising prices.
Do you know why there’re no guns and ammo left in Moscow gun stores, and in the police departments men line up to receive gun licenses?
Muscovites expect 150,000 Russian soldiers to return from Ukraine shortly and start marauding on their streets.
In 1905, soldiers that returned from the Japanese War started a revolution.
In 1917, soldiers that returned from World War One used the guns to overthrow tsar’s regime.
In 1989, soldiers that returned from the forever war in Afghanistan formed gangs that led to gangster capitalism of the 1990s when businessmen were killing each other with AK47 and bazookas.
In 2022, soldiers that had survived annihilation from the most advanced Western weapons, will unleash violence in Moscow and elsewhere in Russia that will make “Crazy 90s” look like a walk in the park.
Thousands of Russians are leaving Russia. Putin has opened the gates of hell