Russia Has a New Movement: the Society of Blue Buckets…

If you live in Russia then this is an issue that is well known to you. If you follow my blog then you already know what I think about “The Blue Light Special” that so called important people use to transverse the highways of Russia…

Wikipedia: The Society of Blue Buckets (Russian: Общество синих ведёрок) is a free protest movement that has recently emerged in Russia as a response to arbitrary, self-serving use of emergency rotating blue flashers by public servants. Inspired by blue toy bucket‘s strong resemblance to emergent blue rotating light, members of the Society fix buckets up to their vehicles’ roofs during automotive flashmobs, as a manifestation of their protest against misuse of emergency lights. “Blue Buckets” have met with warm approval among citizens since public indignation and hostility have aroused towards emergency-flasher-owners which do not belong to any emergency service and use emergency flashers on private businesses. Read More >>>

  • Community Official Web Site (Russian) This site has some serious videos…
  • Livejournal community (Russian) Join em and discuss the stupidity of Blue Lights…

Now those website are in Russian but a little Google translation goes along way for Russian impaired people like most of us… 🙂

Some of our articles…

Blue Light Wannabe’s
LinkLinkMy Blue Light ArticleLink
In Russia You Can Not Just Blame The “Blue Light” Cars!

As you see by above links, I have communicated about the stupidity of Blue Lights and communicated about the Russian driving experience…

The thought of a blue bucket society tends to make you smile, but this is a real issue that is growing with a fervor and it is a legit honest situation. That should be dealt with by the Russian government before it gets out of hand. The blue light crowd has wore their welcome out with the people of Russia…

Hence the “Society of Blue Buckets”…

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