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Published:April 29th, 2014 12:54 EST

Viral Video: Russian Father Teaches Toddler How to Smoke

By Robert Paul Reyes

"A video that appears to show a Russian father teaching his toddler how to smoke a cigarette has been making the rounds on social media after it was posted to LiveLeak.


The video, `Father of the Year,` has already been viewed more than 150,000 times."


In America this video would be denounced as child abuse, but in Russia it`s considered a charming example of a father spending quality time with his son.

I wouldn`t be surprised if this toddler`s bottles contain vodka instead of milk; it`s never too soon to prepare a baby for the harsh realities of life in Russia. In the Russian Federation there`s nothing to do but smoke, drink vodka, curse the Pussy Riot Girls, and daydream about moving to the United States.

This baby will probably  grow up to be the next president of Russia; he`s already rocking the no-shirt look like Putin.

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