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ورقة بوتين الرابحة

نيويورك- لقد كان الرئيس الروسي فلاديمير بوتين في مؤتمره الصحفي السنوي الذي يصادف نهاية العام متهورا وعدائيا وتلقائيا وهو في ذلك يشبه مرشحه المفضل للرئاسة الأمريكية دونالد ترامب . لقد أجاب بوتين على سؤال يتعلق بحالة البلاد وذلك من خلال النكتة التالية :

يسأل رجل الآخر كيف هي الحياة ؟ فأجاب الرجل حياتي هي عبارة عن خطوط سوداء تليها خطوط بيضاء والآن أنا أعيش في الخطوط السوداء وبعد ستة أشهر إلتقى الرجلان مجددا وسأل الرجل الأول الثاني عن الحياة مجددا وقال له أنا أعرف أن حياتك هي عبارة عن خطوط ولكن في أي خط تعيش الآن ؟ فأجاب الرجل الثاني حياتي خط أسود الان حيث يبدو أنها كانت خط أبيض في المرة الماضية .

لقد كان بقية المؤتمر الصحفي لبوتين مليء بالسخرية التي تشبه النكته السابقة فلقد أدعى مرارا وتكرارا بأن روسيا واقتصادها الذي يتداعى بسرعة في حالة إزدهار وهو كلام لا يصدقه حتى أشد المؤيدين تحمسا لبوتين .

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