Video report about the fires in Russia

NEWSY has created a video that compiles segments from five different sources about the fires in Russia, which are burning during a record-setting heat wave.

My favorite part comes just after the commentator warns about mixing alcohol and swimming. A Russian gentleman trying to cool off at the beach says:

The best recipe for the heat is one-half liter of beer mixed with 50 milliliters of vodka. Drink it slowly then go for a swim.

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Author: Bill Gabbert

After working full time in wildland fire for 33 years, he continues to learn, and strives to be a Student of Fire.