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(CNN)   Putin: This? It fell off the back of a truck. No, seriously   ( cnn.com) divider line
    More: Followup, Putin, Robert Kraft, Super Bowl ring, Dmitry Peskov, Patriots  
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2921 clicks; posted to Sports » on 16 Jun 2013 at 12:00 PM (5 years ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook   more»

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2013-06-16 03:46:48 PM  
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justoneznot: Odd story. It makes Putin sound like a real ass, like he must go around stealing things randomly without even knowing it, assuming anything within his reach is his property. I was trying to imagine it from his perspective. Maybe wherever he goes, people are always handing out gifts to him. Just imagine the president of the United States going over to some country like Brazil, and a soccer player pulls out a ring and hands it to the president. He might think, well of course he's giving it to me, why else would anyone pull out a ring and hand it to me?

Like when that Iraqui dude tried to give Dubya his shoe.
2013-06-16 05:53:27 PM  
3 votes:
Kraft is coming off looking like an Indian-giver.

/Goodell said I could use that term, as it's a unifying force that stands for strength, courage, pride and respect.
2013-06-16 01:43:29 PM  
3 votes:
The Patriots should sign Mark Sanchez to retrieve Kraft's ring.
Sanchez could then go to Putin's palace and overthrow him.

/ Shamelessly stolen from the ESPN comments section
2013-06-16 01:14:58 PM  
2 votes:

Your Average Witty Fark User: It's not like Kraft can't afford to get another ugly diamond-encrusted ring either.

Not with the salary cap, he can't!
2013-06-17 04:40:05 AM  
1 vote:
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2013-06-16 04:09:45 PM  
1 vote:
My favorite part of this weirdness is Putin saying "I can kill someone with this ring."  Then leaving with it.  Presumably to go kill someone.

 It is very customary in Russia to shower your host with gifts.  Repeatedly.  Not try to Big Time their President by showing off your tacky crap.
2013-06-16 01:29:29 PM  
1 vote:
It's gone man, just LET IT GO.
2013-06-16 12:25:16 PM  
1 vote:
Kraft will get it back after it's been dipped in polonium.
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