VATICAN ROULETTE


VATICAN ROULETTE
русскую рулетку мы знаем, а чтоб ватиканская... Это метод контроля рождаемости без противозачаточных средств, по циклам. Раньше можно было смеяться, а сейчас, когда католическая церковь развернула в Африке мощную пропаганду против презервативов, невольно подумаешь о глубокой мудрости наших иерархов, так и не пригласивших Папу Римского в Россию. Нечего ему у нас делать, этому старому догматику. Никакие прошлые заслуги не оправдают горы трупов умерших от СПИДа - и здесь мы совсем не шутим.

American slang. English-Russian dictionary. 2014.

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