Week in wacky pictures

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Dec. 21, 2012, 1:13 p.m. | Photo — by Kyiv Post
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The recurring breakdowns of Hyundai's high-speed trains has become one of the themes of the week in Ukraine's media. In the picture, men from Russian Illya Repin's 1873 famous painting "Barge Haulers on the Volga" are shown hauling a Hyundai train in a Ukrainian winter. Writing says "Ukraine-Europe express," and the Hyundai has a Party of Regions flag on it.

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When the situation turns tragic, the best response is laughter. In Ukraine, this can take the form of Internet memes, funny photo shopped pictures and comics. Here, the Kyiv Post presents a collection of the best in our weekly feature.


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