Entertainment Quiz / A History of the USSR (partially to the tune of Tetris)

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Fill in the missing song lyrics (using your knowledge of USSR history)

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LyricsWord?Years/Event
To Moscow I came seeking fortune, but they’re making me work 'til I’m dead,
The bourgeoisie have it so easy, the ____’s putting gold on his bread!
pre/Early 1900s
The people of Moscow are hungry, but think what a feast there could be!
If we could create a _________ state, that cared for the people like me:
pre/Early 1900s
I am the man who arranges the blocks, that descend upon me from up above.
They come down and I spin them around, 'til they fit in the ground like hand in glove.

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Sometimes it seems that to move blocks is fine, and the lines will be formed as they fall.
Then I see that I have misjudged it! I should not have nudged it after all.

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Can I have a long one please? Why must these infernal blocks tease?
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I am the man who arranges the blocks, that continue to fall from up above.
Come Muscovite! Let the _______ unite! A collective regime of peace and love.
Early-Mid '00s; Revolution and Days of Freedom
I work so hard in arranging the blocks, but the landlord and taxman bleed me dry.
But the workers will ____! We will not compromise, for we know that the old regime must die.
'10s;
pre-USSR
Long live _____, kill the Tsar! We salute the sickle and star!Late '10s;
February and October Revolution
I am the man who arranges the blocks, that continue to fall from up above.
The food on your plate now belongs to the _____: a collective regime of peace and love.
Early '20s
I have no choice in arranging the blocks, under _________ rule, what they say goes.Early-Mid '20s
The rule of the game is we all are the ____, and my blocks must create unbroken rows.Early-Mid '20s
Long live ______! He loves you! Sing these words, or you know what he’ll do...!Mid-Late '20s
I am the man who arranges the blocks that are made by the men in Kazakhstan.
They come 2 weeks late and they dont tessellate, but we’re working to Stalin’s ____-____ plan.
Began in Late '20s;
13 in total
I am the man who arranges the tanks, that will make all the ____'s keep away.Early '40s;
Great Patriotic War
LyricsWord?Years/Event
The Führer is dead, and Europe is ___! Let us point all our guns at the USA.Mid-Late '40s;
Eastern Bloc
We shall live forever more! We can start a _______ war!Late '40s-Mid '50s;
BOOM!
I am the man who arranges the blocks, that are building a highly secret base.
Hip hip hurrah for the USSR! We are sending our men to ____ ____!
Late 50's and '60s; Cold War
I work so hard in arranging the blocks, but each night I go home to my wife in tears.
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What’s the point of it all, when you’re building a wall, and in front of your eyes it disappears?
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Pointless work for pointless pay, this is one game I shall not play...
I am the man who arranges the blocks...!
Late '70s;
Era of Stagnation
... but tomorrow I think I’ll stay in bed.
The winter is cold, I’ve got plenty of ____, and I’m standing in line for a loaf of bread.
'80s;
Consumer Goods Rationing
Maybe we’d be better off... if we brought down _________!Late '80s-Early '90s;
Fall of the USSR
I am the man who arranges the blocks, that continue to fall from up above.
The _______ are free! So much money for me! Tell me, why should I care for peace and love? (x2)
Early-Mid '90s;
Privatization and Liberalization
And now the wall is down, the Marxists frown, there’s _______ shops all over town,
When in Red Square, well don’t despair, there’s Levi’s and McDonald’s there...
'90s;
Globalization
The US gave us crystal meth and Yeltsin drank himself to death,
But now that _____’s put the boot in, who’ll get in our way?
2000s
So we reject free enterprise and once again the left will rise.
Prepare the flags to be unfurled, cause we’re seceding from the world!

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We shall regain the Georgian soil, we shall obtain the Arctic oil,
We shall arrange the blocks and toil, forever and a day.

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GAME

OVER

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