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Old 04-09-2018, 03:50 PM
 
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As far as the military, even though basic was hell on earth
I can't believe you had such a hard time, sure it was a little stressful at times but overall I found basic training to be pretty easy both mentally and physically.

Actually never mind, I could easily see someone like you describing it as hell on earth and having a billion complaints and whinings.
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Old 04-09-2018, 10:59 PM
 
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I have talked to people in Russia and they seem generally happy. Granted itís not quite as nice as Germany but they have free land, you can buy in towards citizenship (25k is what I read), they seemed to have a high demand for engineers and scientists. Like actively looking for people rather than groveling in some applicant pool for a us job.

They are no longer communist. It might have cold weather but Iím pretty sure Russiaís cleptocracy days are in the past.
Ok, I'm not about to talk you out of your fantasy world. Go ahead and do it if you think it's so wonderful. Maybe it will be, but I seriously doubt it.
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