Thom Yorke and Vladimir Putin: 10 Similarities

Thom Yorke and Vladimir Putin: 10 Similarities

 

1.

 

Thomas Edward Yorke 

Musician

Radiohead

Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin 

Politician    

United Russia          


2.

 

Thomas

Greek Aramaic

Ta’oma = Twin

Vladimir

Slavic

Vladeti = Rule

Meru = Great, Famous


3.

 

Thom Yorke

 4      5 

Vlad Putin

  4     5 

 


4.

 

Yorke

Date of Birth

October 7

1968

Putin

Date of Birth

October 7

1952

 


5.

 

Yorke

First Recording Contract

EMI

Putin

First Employment Contract

KGB

 


6.

 

Yorke

Age when signing with EMI

23

Putin

Age when signing with KGB

23

 


7.

 

Bear logo:

Radiohead

Bear logo:

United Russia


8.

 

Yorke

Accused of plagiarism for song:

‘Creep’

Putin: 

Accused of plagiarism for dissertation:

‘The Strategic Planning of Regional Resources Under the Formation of Market Relations’

 


9.

 

Yorke

Age at birth of first of two children         

33

Putin

Age at birth of first of two children          

33

 


10.

 

Yorke

Age at split from EMI

39

Putin

Age at resignation from KGB

39