Some helped, others fled: how Americans are treated in Russia

The author of the Max's Notes from China channel on Yandex.Zen shared his experience of an experiment in which he and his girlfriend spoke in public in Moscow in English and watched people's reactions. Further - from the first person. I want to tell you about a small experiment that ...

Why Los Angeles attracts the homeless: how they live there

Los Angeles is very attractive to homeless people from all over America. Here they feel at ease: a mild maritime climate, an almost complete absence of frost and a fairly tolerant society. And what else does a free man without a roof over his head need? The author of the channel “My ...

What may be the consequences of the asymptomatic course of COVID-19: personal experience

The danger has not gone away, and even in an asymptomatic form, coronavirus infection can cause many problems. This writes Lifehacker. A new frightening but important thread has appeared on Twitter. In it, a girl named Elmira, a medical doctor by training, spoke about unexpected consequences, ...

Personal experience: in the USA, even a dog can be put under house arrest

One of the arguments of supporters of the idea of ​​disbanding or reducing funding for the police, which is now actively discussed in American society, is that law enforcement performs many functions in communities. In an article in the Washington Post, a fan of the idea, Georgetown University law professor Christie ...

'Impossible to ignore': how in the USA my own phone scared me

I’m having dinner, reaching for a plate of salad ... Suddenly, my phone begins to literally howl like a siren. For the first time I hear such a tearing ear sound. I grab the mobile right there. The screen blinks: ALERT, alarm! In the hands of the howling siren is even unbearable. I open - and there is a message about ...

'Come along' pay less: 7 unexpected discoveries about moving to the United States on a work visa

Ekaterina Zyuz, Motivation, Compensation and Benefits Manager (C&B Manager) at GlobalLogic, spoke about moving to the United States on a work visa and debunked several myths on this topic. MC.today publishes the most interesting interview. Further - from the first person. Opening 1. ...

Quarantine, we will miss: what good did self-isolation give us

No doubt about it: the coronavirus pandemic is a huge tragedy. According to official figures alone, more than 350 people have died, the number of people affected by the SARS-CoV-000 virus is approaching 2. The world's economic performance is expected to decline by 6% monthly, world trade ...

'Crazy prices, terrible quality': a Russian-speaking IT executive spoke about the cost of living in California

Interesting facts about the quality of communications in Silicon Valley, public transport and American health care are offered by Lifehacker. The new guest of the podcast "Wasted" - Ruslan Fazlyev, head of Ecwid and X-Cart companies, one of the heroes of Yuri Dud's sensational film about Silicon Valley, has already ...

A unique experience: a city in the USA where they go in summer clothes even in severe frosts

Tourists who have visited the northern US city of Minneapolis are surprised that even in the most severe frosts, locals can easily go to work, visit shops, cafes, entertainment venues, simply by wearing a summer shirt and trousers. How do they succeed, says the author ...

Opinion: American mentality gives odds to immigrants in the fight for career growth

The author of the Alex Zel channel on Yandex.Zen offers to talk about the peculiarities of the American mentality and gives a simple example, which, in his opinion, indicates that the peculiarities of the American approach to work give a head start to immigrants in the struggle for promotion and achievement of great success. . ...

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