Posts tagged "ukraine"

Where Is My White Tiger Cub Cam?

Note to the Yalta zoo that recently celebrated the birth of four rare white tiger cubs. Maybe you should take a cue from the guys that set up the Shiba Inu 24-hour cam and set up a similar arrangement so that I know every single thing these babies do.  Also I love how…
By: Julie Gerstein / May 11, 2012

Ukraininan Women Will Steal Your Husbands, According To This Dutch Commercial

Today in Awkward Diplomatic Kerfluffles: the entire country of Ukraine is pissed at the entire country of The Netherlands for airing a commercial that implies sexy, sexy Ukrainian women are a bunch of husband-stealing sexpots. The ad was made by a Dutch energy company called NLE and references the Euro 2012 soccer games,…
By: Jessica Wakeman / April 27, 2012

Mila Kunis Sasses A Reporter — In Russian

The lovely Mila Kunis lived in Ukraine until she was seven years olds and, as a result, speaks fluent Russian. So, at a recent press event in Moscow for her new movie "Friends With Benefits," Kunis happily took questions in her native tongue. But she was not thrilled when one reporter asked co-star Justi…
By: Julie Gerstein / August 3, 2011

Topless Ukrainian Feminists Protest NZ Radio Station’s Mail Order Bride Contest

A notorious topless Ukrainian feminist group turned out to protest the New Zealand radio show "Win A Wife" contest that matches up a Kiwi man with a "mail order bride" in Ukraine. Nine women from Femen were outraged — rightly so — about The Rock FM's “Win a Wife” contest, announced o…
By: Jessica Wakeman / March 5, 2011

Radio Station Contest Gives Away Mail Order Bride As Prize

Wash your eyes after reading this post: A New Zealand radio station is on blast from human rights groups, the international community, and the entire Ukraine for announcing a “Win a Wife” contest on Valentine's Day in which the winner is flown to Eastern Europe, with interpreters, of course, to meet the…
By: Jessica Wakeman / February 21, 2011

Meet A Group Of Feminists Who Aren’t Afraid To Go Topless

Well, that's one way to get the job done: A feminist group in the Ukraine has gone to extreme measures to get out their message. Members of FEMEN, a Ukrainian feminist group, have taken to topless protesting to get their point across. The group supports everything from equal pay and anti-sex trafficking bills to fighting…
By: Julie Gerstein / September 29, 2010

Swords, Knives, and No Men: Ukraine’s All-Women Amazon Tribe

Running away to the forest with an all-women tribe of ass-kicking Amazons is a fantasy few of us will ever realize, despite the vows we decree when we're pissed off at some bozo. But in Ukraine a tribe of 150 women, who call themselves the Asgarda, live in the Carpathian Mountains completely separate from…
By: Jessica Wakeman / September 24, 2009

Joe Biden Has A Thing For Ukrainian Women

"I cannot believe that a Frenchman visiting Kiev went back home and told his colleagues he discovered something and didn't say he discovered the most beautiful women in the world. That's my observation." -- Vice President Joe Biden Now, our Vice President is known for having foot-in-mouth disorder, but this little quote in particular ick…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 22, 2009