A man is standing in a breadline in Soviet Russia.
The line stretches for several blocks long. Finally losing his patience, he says. "You know what, this is ridiculous. I'm going to go and kill Stalin". With that, he leaves the line. An hour later he comes back and rejoins the line.
"So, did you kill Stalin?" the woman behind him asks.
At one of USSR's breadlines during the Perestroika, a man in the crowd is mumbling to himself. "No bread, no milk, no meat, what a shame". Two policemen walking the beat hearing his mumbling walk up to him, and say:
"Comrade, if you said that 40 years ago you'd be shot, so just shut up and...
Real socialism, waiting on a breadline.
Joke socialism, waiting on a punchline.
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Comrade Stepofsky and Comrade Yuri are standing in a bread line
You know - says stepofsky - this bread line is so long. Every day we wait hours for one measly loaf for a whole family. This is ridiculous! I am going to do something about it
Yeah yeah - mutters Yuri - you talk a big game but you won’t do anything
Next day, Stepofsky returns, even m...
In Moscow, between the '80s and the '90s
Two friends are waiting in the breadline, when one of them says:
"Ugh, I can't take it anymore, we're waiting from 4 hours and still nothing."
"Yeah, and so? What are you gonna do?"
"Know what? Let's end all this! I'm gonna kill Gorbachëv!"
And he walks away.