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Party Crasher



Oh how often I have been asked by Estonians, “Where is Estonia? We’re a Nordic country too!”

Problem is, the other Nordics doesn’t think so. :XD:

I asked around what the stereotypes for the Baltic countries were, and the overall answer was, “Very depressed people who wear grey and live in grey houses”

Estonia have a good relationship with Finland, which is why he doesn’t hide, but he doesn’t consider her a Nordic either which is why he doesn’t let her in. The Finland’ish hat is because Estonians are seen as being very much like Finns by the other Baltics.

3rd August 2010
 


822 Comments:
 
27 days ago #9249287        

It's annoying that the Nordic countries were willing to allow Scotland status as a Nordic nation, but not Estonia or the UK as a whole.

I mean, for gods sake, my homeland of Yorkshire was literally founded by Vikings.



28 days ago #9248434        

@Wilda @EstoniaNordic Actually, it is. Finland is a nordic country, the finns are a Finno-Ugric people. Scandinavia is a whole different term that excludes Finland but includes Denmark, while Fennoscandia includes Finland but excludes Denmark. Talk about a landmine of terminology :)



1 month ago #9244649        

@Wilda Actually it's not, it's Finno-Ugric. Only reason they are ''Scandinavian'' is that they were annexed by Sweden.



Wilda

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1 month ago #9243679        

@EstoniaNordic Finland is nordic?



1 month ago #9238889        

Dear Nordic brothers,

I'm Baltic and I'm proud of it... Lets go back in history. XIV century Lithuanian Grand Dutchy was way more cooler, stronger & influential than Vikings living in Igloo among Polar bears.Unfortunately Russia burnt our country for centuries... In more than twenty years of independence we managed to do miracle and to build great economy & country. You can.call uncool and etc. I promise in next twenty years you'll.be the ones who begs us to stay in Nordic-Baltic economical region.



2 months ago #9233493        

Estonia is not even Baltic. Lithuania and Lativa are. And Finland is not Nordic. Estonia and Finland are Finno-Ugric.



2 months ago #9231370        

@MarcusZMonkey

viin = viina = vodka
ikka = always

The main meme of the song:
What gift will I bring to my friends / relatives living in the north?
Ikka viin = always vodka

And what should I do?
ikka joon = drinking, as always



2 months ago #9231314        

@ThorsomeTarmukas Im guessing VIIN means vinna (vodka). lekka must mean the same as it does in danish (



2 months ago #9229712        

@MarcusZMonkey #9228550

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TDZYKhsFtsE

:P



2 months ago #9228550        

is it just me, or is there another point to this story too about the vodka? the finns dont consider estonia to be nordic, but they get really cheap vodka from them all the time. When I went to finland i took this 1day trip to Talin, Estonia, I saw wayy vodka being lugged around by everyone on the ship on the way back xD

no wait sry... i dont mean vodka. I mean viina (just incase i upset a finn).





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