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Catherine The Great... (13.46)


Wags: You see an opportunity like that again, you grab it like it’s a horse cock and you’re Catherine The Great.


Catherine II, 2 May 1729 – 17 November 1796), also known as Catherine the Great, was Empress of Russia from 1762 until 1796, the country's longest-ruling female leader. She came to power following a coup d'état when her husband, Peter III, was overthrown. Under her reign, Russia was revitalised; it grew larger and stronger, and was recognised as one of the great powers of Europe...

Wags is alluding to the infamous apocryphal historical legend that Catherine the Great died attempting to engage in sexual intercourse with a horse. It is, of course, total nonsense, as the fact-checking website Snopes points out here