News, but not the serious kind
Comrade, come visit a U.S. supermarket…
Now and then it’s good to be reminded that technology isn’t advancing at the same speed everywhere in the world.
Residents of a Russian village have refused to switch to new passports because they believe the documents’ bar codes contain satanic symbols. Yes. Some of them have also stopped collecting their pension checks, because there are bar codes on the pay slips.
A model with a bar code on his left cheek walks the runway in a 1999 photo.