The Squeaky Robot

A Meddling Robot in a Human's World

Posts tagged “russian

My New Home

Posted on April 4, 2012

Big news for The Squeaky Robot! I’ve just been given the green light to study in St. Petersburg,¬†Florida¬†Russia this fall! I’m so excited I sometimes forget to breathe. Literally breathe. Someone had to tell me my lips were blue. Anyway, this has many implications for me and this blog, some of which I will highlight below: 1) I will most definitely have repetitive and comically undignified run-ins with my greatest and most fearsome foe: old Russian women. Despite all the drunks, Russia’s backbone is brass-bound simply because these women prop it up with a collective force that could rival that of Iran’s entire nuclear artillery, and also their canes. They really don’t take shit from anybody; the problem arises when you see what they…