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Todd A.


Чебура́шка Нашего Времени


Portland, ME
Hometown: Pittsford NY (near Rochester)

Organizer since:

November 12, 2012

Describe how proficient you are in Russian language.

Govaru chut-chut po-russkiy, no n'e ochen xhorosho razgovorivayu

Name your favorite Russian cultural figures

Pushkin, Bulgakov, Kropotkin, Visotsky, Okudzhava, Lomonosov, Petr Perviy (ya marskoy engineer, tozh'e!), Aleksandr N'evskiy, Cheburashka

If you were asked "kak d'ela?" would you answer, "xhorosho," "ploxho," or "normalno," and why?

"Normalno" - v Sovietskom Soyuze, nebilo "xorosho." N'e mozhno skazat "ploxho" ili .... 'черный ворон.' Po etomu, vsye "Normalno"!

Which do you like better: voyna or mir? Pr'edstupl'eniey or nakazaniye?

Mir. Nakazaniye ;^)

What's your best day to meet? Once per week or per two weeks?

Once per week or every other week


Hi. I moved to Portland from DC in June & looked for a Russian meetup to improve my "yazik." Once I settled in, I decided to start one (especially since I just met Max while kayaking, and Nargiza will soon work with my employer).

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