This is Lyudmila Pavlichenko.  During WWII she fought with the Red Army and brought down 309 enemy soldiers including 36 enemy snipers, and was one of 500 Red Army female snipers to survive the war out of 2000.  She is the most successful female sniper in history.When visiting the USA in 1942 (the first Soviet citizen to be received by a US President in the White House), a (female) reporter informed her that her skirt was too long, that her uniform made her look fat and asked her about her makeup usage.Nothing changes.

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This is Lyudmila Pavlichenko.  During WWII she fought with the Red Army and brought down 309 enemy soldiers including 36 enemy snipers, and was one of 500 Red Army female snipers to survive the war out of 2000.  She is the most successful female sniper in history.

When visiting the USA in 1942 (the first Soviet citizen to be received by a US President in the White House), a (female) reporter informed her that her skirt was too long, that her uniform made her look fat and asked her about her makeup usage.

Nothing changes.

(From Wikipedia and TIME)

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