[DWJ] Oh, those Russians... (Boney M)

Sally Odgers sodgers at iinet.net.au
Wed Sep 20 12:17:13 EDT 2006


 I can think of several Russian men's names that end in "a", like Mischa,
> Illya, Kolya, Sascha...
> All of them diminutive or familiar forms, I believe.
>
> R

I could never take Russians seriously when I was a child. They called 
themselves Pushkin and Trotsky? They called their rocket Sputnik? (My 
granny's cat was called Sputnik...)
OBDWJM - What is DWJ's most ridiculous name?
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