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How homeless people live in the USA: a difficult story of one man

A small coffee shop, from the windows of which the Pacific Ocean gleams in the rays of the awakened sun. Tom, a skinny 55-year-old American, carefully puts a piece of apple pie for his wife. Suddenly a bearded man comes in. Greasy blonde hair just begs for a haircut. A soiled windbreaker, badly worn jeans ...

Ksenia Kirillova

journalist ForumDaily

Immigration in the midst of a pandemic: how to stay optimistic amid trials

So 2020 is over. For someone who fully felt the bitterness of illness and loss, it was difficult and even tragic, for someone, perhaps not so scary and even happy in some way, but for everyone without ...

Personal experience: mistakes that our people make after moving to the USA

Something I have a nostalgic mood today, and I decided to remember what mistakes we made when we arrived in the USA. Nothing illegal, just the difference between our habits and local foundations and a misconception about local realities affected. What is the difference in mentality summed up? ...

Leonid Rayevsky

journalist, travel guide and guide

Metronome: art installation in New York with extraordinary clock

What about Ilf: “Why he married her, I don’t understand. She is so ugly that they turn around in the street. So he turned around. Thinks what the hell? I came closer, but it was already too late. " It's the same with the city. Sometimes you linger ...

Timur Mirzaev

Business enthusiast, owner of 5 large companies in the USA and Uzbekistan

Why the US is so attracted to immigrants and 8 ways to move to America

Hello! With you again Timur Mirzaev, a business enthusiast and a person who knows how to succeed in the United States. If you also want to know about this, then subscribe to my Instagram. Have you ever wondered why almost all people who dream of emigrating look towards the United States? I…

Personal experience: what are the benefits to our immigrants of military service in the United States

I serve in the Illinois National Guard, I am a 25A Signal Second Lieutenant. In Illinois, there are more than 20 of us Russian-speaking people, we have our own community and a lot of connections. So, I came to the USA in 2016 when I won the green card. ...

Doctor's advice: how to buy medicine in the American pharmacy at the best price

Once we had a doctor visiting us, and he shared his advice on how to buy a medicine in a pharmacy at the best price. Living in America - shake it off! First tip Download the GoodRx app, it's free. There, enter the name of the medicine, and the application ...

Leonid Rayevsky

journalist, travel guide and guide

Monument to Balto: how the legendary dog ​​was immortalized in New York

How is D.R. Stevens: “Happiness is difficult for people. They withdraw into themselves, get trapped. They themselves do not know what they need ... and they are sad, sad ... Dogs do not have such difficulties. They know that happiness is when you do something for others. ...

I went to Hollywood, but ended up in the USSR: how they live in 'our' areas of California

Drive to Santa Monica Boulevard, West Hollywood. What pictures pop up in your head? Luxurious houses, azure ocean and palm trees? Yes, that's right. But there is also something else. Suddenly, the usual huge American stores are replaced by small rooms with long-unwashed glass. I hear Russian ...

Leonid Rayevsky

journalist, travel guide and guide

Walk of Fame for Jewish actors: on Jewish theaters in Manhattan and the tragic fate of the restaurateur Abe Lebevol

I came across this Walk of Fame by accident. I popped in on business at Chase Bank on Second Avenue and suddenly, on the way out, right under my feet I found two rows of tiles with the image of red five-pointed stars and signatures on them. The bank explained that ...

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