Whoops, Great October whizzed right by with nary a mention. Have a great belated GO, everyone and enjoy the New New Model Red Army Choir as they lay down some lucky. h/t Jackie Hutter
(According to the comments, these are Ministry of the Interior uniforms)
Not much celebrated in Putin’s Russia, nonetheless it is the Day of the Great October Revolution (November 7), so storm and occupy the Winter Palace nearest you.
Spitting Image ~ Atop the Mausoleum
Matching hats, herring aplenty and a tank in every garage!
The Stranglers ~ Tank
On a less flippant note, here’s the exuberant 1927 portrayal from Sergei Eisenstein, music by Dmitri Shostakovich.
October: Ten Days That Shook the World