The Online Community That Makes Fun of the USSR

VKontakte, the largest social networking service in Russia, is Holy Grail of obscure and offbeat communities. One of them is Atypical USSR (unssr), which is actually a collection of vintage Soviet photographs with humorous and absurd captions.

Visit their Vk.com, Twitter, Instagram, d3.ru.

Students nurse to life the railroad locomotive baby, whose mother was killed by wild locomotives.

Students nurse to life the railroad locomotive baby, whose mother was killed by wild locomotives.

A cook trainee expected to lose his virginity, but got to try the tasteless food instead.

A cook trainee expected to lose his virginity, but got to try the tasteless food instead.

1979. The group of Australian teenagers arrived to "Artek" pioneer camp.

1979. The group of Australian teenagers arrived to “Artek” pioneer camp.

 To carry ladders, the Soviet Union used the flying women.


To carry ladders, the Soviet Union used the flying women.

The lack of drugs and prostitution in the USSR greatly impoverished leisure of Soviet senior citizens.


The lack of of drugs and prostitution in the USSR greatly impoverished leisure of Soviet senior citizens.

 In honor of the completion of the new neighborhood construction, Muscovites fed retirees to the bus


In honor of the completion of the new neighborhood construction, Muscovites fed retirees to the bus

Memorial plaque dedicated to Lenin's first visit to a local solarium.

Memorial plaque dedicated to Lenin’s first visit to a local solarium.

1929. Joseph Dzhugashvili cosplaying Stalin.

1929. Joseph Dzhugashvili cosplaying Stalin.

Geologist Dmitry discovers a large deposit of alcoholics and social parasites.

Geologist Dmitry discovers a large deposit of alcoholics and social parasites.

Under his gaze no one left without buying an ice cream. By the evening, even the snow was sold out.

Under his gaze no one left without buying an ice cream. By the evening, even the snow was sold out.

In Arctic kindergartens, the greatest joy for the kids was getting a fresh Georgian farmer for lunch instead of dry foods.

In Arctic kindergartens, the greatest joy for the kids was getting a fresh Georgian farmer for lunch instead of dry foods.

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  1. Benzo September 3, 2016

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