Patriots owner Robert Kraft says Vladimir Putin stole his championship ring

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    New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft revealed the real story behind a 2005 meeting with Vladimir Putin, during which the Russian president pocketed his Super Bowl ring, worth more than $25,000. Kraft, at the time, claimed the diamond-encrusted bauble was a gift, but he now admits Putin stole it, and the White House intervened when he demanded it back.
    Kraft explained the incident happened while Sandy Weill and other business execs were in St. Petersburg. “I took out the ring and showed it to [Putin], and he put it on and he goes, ‘I can kill someone with this ring,’ †Kraft told the crowd at Carnegie Hall’s Medal of Excellence gala at the Waldorf-Astoria.“I put my hand out and he put it in his pocket, and three KGB guys got around him and walked out.â€

    http://www.nypost.com/p/pagesix/kraft_putin_stole_bowl_ring_qtB16b5PI0jipYT6tQxUGO
     
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    that whole Patriot organization is on crack
     
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    old old story bro
     
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    zhukov Time traveler VIP

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    old Moscow saying:

    "never give jewelry to a russkie if you want it back"
     
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    Hmm, it was posted just today. Yep, that joke never gets old, bro :rolleye:
     
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    funny shit, Russia is one fucked up crazy weird country.
     
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    what joke
     
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    :pie:
     
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    :nojj:
     
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    well, at least Putin won't steal his 2008 and 2012 rings
     
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    putin knows how to gather and use power.

    scary guy.
     
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    yeah he had to show his ring like a douche
     
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    Dawg do you like fishsticks???
     
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    That man picked up my bar tab in a Hollywood Florida bar around 1993. Great guy.
     
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    Putin is gangsta.
     
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    people ask to see it, they expect you to have...who tha fuk cares about bob kraft sans superbowl ring? wise up dummy.
     
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    That reminds me of when Mr Burns let Fidel Castro hold the Trillion dollar bill.
    "Give what back?"
     
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    Its not like it was a legit ring anyway.
     
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    no one gives a fuck about NFL in .. Russia :facepalm: