Journalist of the American news media Vox Max Fisher in his article drew attention to one of the episodes of the animated series "The Simpsons", which shows a parody of a sharp drop in the ruble in Russia.
Episode released in 1999 and is dedicated to the choice of venue for the Olympic Games. At the meeting, the representative of the Russian Olympic Committee offers to choose Moscow, arguing that "there is the American dollar is worth seven rubles." Then it every second you receive notification: "... 12 rubles 60 rubles 1000 rubles ..." - and he flees in terror from the audience.
Of course, the joke was not so much a prediction of the current recession of the Russian economy as summarizing previous crises, which had a few "- the author notes Max Fisher.
The series "The Simpsons" first published December 17, 1989 and is still considered one of the most popular comedy projects in the history of television. A characteristic feature of "The Simpsons" are political and social jokes and parodies of American life and the ethnographic and religious characteristics of other countries.
One series of the season, "The Simpsons" was devoted to the choice of venue for the Olympic Games. At the beginning of the episode at a meeting of the representative of the Russian Olympic Committee offers Moscow, noting that "there is the American dollar is worth 7 rubles 12 rubles ... ... ... 60 rubles 1000 rubles," then runs away.
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According to Vox, this episode shows that in Russia for 15 years, in fact, nothing has changed. "Of course, the joke was not a prediction of the current slowdown of the Russian economy, but refers rather to the previous crises, of which there were a few" - the newspaper writes. It notes that the post-Soviet economy is still unstable and dependent on the price of oil and gas.
"And this economic unpredictability still plays a huge role in shaping Russian politics. This is a reminder that Putin decided ... not the main economic problem in Russia's attempts to adapt to the world after the Soviet Union" - says Vox.
How good are you playing FIFA 15, if you consider good and want to test your skills, this news is for you. Microsoft Peru announced the completion of "" Second Lightning Championship Xbox "in the country.
This tournament is open to the general public and has no requirements to participate. The mechanics are simple, participants will face each other in games FIFA15, remaining in the game who will win. The winner gets a Xbox 360 with Kinect.
Friday 19 from 6:00 pm, the next date of this championship in Ripley Jockey Plaza store will be held. The qualifiers will advance to the final, to be held on Saturday 20 December at the store Oeschle Civic Center in downtown Lima.
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During the announcement of the tournament, also announced the launch of a limited version of the Xbox 360 Special Edition Blue.
But what again we can offer this version? To begin with, has a capacity of 500 GB, includes a blue wireless controller and three games: Call of Duty Ghosts, Gears of War 3 and Halo Anniversary.
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Also, this package comes with a 'Play and Charge Kit', an accessory that will give you energy at the controls of the console when running low, without the need to stop the game.
The guys at Electronic Arts and the professional Fut Stars, Marc Arisa, presented a video tutorial explaining every aspect of FIFA FIFA 15 Ultimate Team mode.
Worth mentioning that FIFA Ultimate Team allows you build your own football team players with cards of all leagues to compete with them against gamers from around the world thanks to its online mode.
Thus this game mode, which increasingly has more followers, becomes matches FIFA 15 in a card game where the chemistry between players is of great importance when developing a team.
Remember that FIFA 15, the latest installment of football simulation EA Sports is already available for consoles PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Wii U and PC.
Discover the secrets of FIFA Ultimate Team FIFA 15 in this video tutorial.
After showing an excellent batch of goals last week, EA Sports returns to offer the elect as the best goals from the last seven days in FIFA 15. This time, the absolute protagonists are the joints from all playing positions, besides watching as players manage to give the necessary height for the perfect hit.
It is what we can see just start with Van Persie, almost hitting from outside the box a ball that crosses almost the entire width of the field to eventually end up in the nets of the goal. Although we exceptions to this trend, as is the impressive Cristiano Ronaldo who sneaks into the top corner after good individual movement.
Although the best, as usual, is saved for last. Costa gets to perform the best goal of the week after raising the ball with both feet and hit before it touches the ground again, besides firing in from midfield to sneak the ball into the opposing goal.
The final review of the game that marked the boom of the genre of survival horror digital on the date indicated on PlayStation Store for PlayStation 4 and Steam for PC gamers, at a price of 19.99 euros.
The revision of the original program was a shocking fans of Resident Evil as the best game of news regarding the excellent work he did in the misunderstood cubic Capcom Nintendo. On the one hand, the next generation in PS3 and Xbox 360 will .
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It will be compatible with equipment 5.1 surround, you can adjust the image to 4: 3 and 16: 9 has improved the resolution of the scenarios, we will effect more realistic light, character models have been rebuilt with higher poly count and will distitnos suitable to current standards scheme. If you are fans of the franchise, it's definitely a must this encounter with the mansion of the Arklay mountains and their Resident Evil saga for the first time or feel predilection for the survival horror of old, we assure you that this game will meet your expectations.
Resident Evil: Revelations 2 will finally see the light in PlayStation Vita, a fact that has been confirmed in the recently completed PlayStation Experience and had been rumored for several weeks now.
Console to join the launch pads announced so far, among which include PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Xbox One and PC, and the only difference lies in the release format, since we can only play on PlayStation Vita if we get through digital format.
As I commented at the time, Resident Evil: Revelations 2 will arrive episodically through a pitch that will last for four consecutive weeks starting next day March 13, 2015.
2014 is going slowly. Each passing day of December is a day closer to the arrival of the new year and to start talking about all the games that came out in the past twelve months as 'those of what lived in these 365 days and to prepare the list of the best games that have appeared. Bayonetta 2, Dragon ... many spectacular and all of them together in one video.
The next update for Clash of Clans is already in sight. On the social media channels and the official forums are Supercell (Hay Day, Boom Beach) again an info after another award - of course without giving away too much at once. So you're always up to date, you should stop by here every day. We handle all the latest information for you together!
Winter time in Clash of Clans
Soon there will again hit the free-to-play strategy game. Get ready for the white powder snow that trickles over the screen of your smartphone and lie on trees remain. Of course, chic Christmas trees are part of the Winter updates, finally, your troops and workers look forward to festive decorations. In addition, a lot of gifts appear on your area, you turn - like the grave stones deceased enemy troops - bring additional elixir.
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Major changes are imminent with the new Clash of Clans version. Here is a short overview of already published information:
Players with town hall level 7 and 8 can look forward to more Dark Elixir.
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More elixir in combat there's also for players with Hall-level 7 to 9.
Higher gold and elixir of occurrence for players with Hall-level 8 bis 10th
In addition, it will be possible for you to expand your gold mines and Elixir collectors to level 12 from level 8 Town Hall. Walls, however, it will only add value at level 9 with elixir. The drill for Dark Elixir, however, will be able to build their earlier: The first drill is you from Town Hall stage 7, and for the second stage follows in. 8
Update (15:15 clock): Just one further information has been released, which refers to the archer towers. The units are placed up there in the future twice as fast shoot their arrows. But the thing there's a catch: Each arrow then causes only half of the actual damage.
Giant on level 7 (Update 10 December at 9.10 clock): Wow! In the future, the Giants are even more powerful. Once the new update goes live, you will know the Giants can improve on level 7. This will cost you a whopping 7,000,000 Elixir and consumes 14 days waiting period. After upgrading you form in your barracks true colossus.