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Vladimir Putin Paints Himself A Bigger Sword

by | 13th, June 2009

putins-sword VLADIMIR Putin surveys the likeness and tells the founder of the Russian school of high realism, Ilya Glazunov, that the sword in one of his paintings was too short. It looks “only good for slicing sausage”.

Glazunov is the top brush at the head of the Russian Academy of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture and a member of the Order of Merit for the Fatherland.

Says Putin to him:

“The sword is a bit too short, it looks like a pocket knife in his hands. It looks like it is only good for slicing sausage.”

Begging the question : How big is a sausage?
Answer : How

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