Jan 2Liked by Daniel Bessner, American Prestige

I have battled Soviet, Eastern Block, and Jugoslav "Cold War" appliances since 1997. Of course in my little low end rental units, my kitchens are always filled with "The Classics". Eventually I began to feel a grudging admiration for them because they do last forever, and the majstori (local repairmen/repair people) can keep them working against all odds. Then when I realized that these were indeed, "the People's Appliances", I developed a loyalty towards them as well.

Another wonderful episode...

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Dec 29, 2023Liked by Daniel Bessner

Please stop making me buy books...

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