It's the same thing, but with some differences.
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A day before I'd stepped off a train in Vladivostok in snow and ice, still hung over from the vodka hug-fest with the silver-toothed gangsters, India and Afghanistan just over my shoulder, on my mind, and then, wham, a taxi through warm L.A. -- "F*ck, man, look at that traffic!" said the driver, who'd emigrated to the U.S. from Jordan when he was sixteen -- and I was plunging into a place I hadn't seen in months. As a T-shirt in India read, "Same, same, but different."

Submitted on July 07, 2010

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نفس ، نفس ، لكنها مختلفة

stejné, stejné, ale jiné

gleich, gleich, aber anders

ίδιο, ίδιο, αλλά διαφορετικό

Igual pero diferente

samanlainen mutta erilainen

Le même mais différent

sama, sama, tetapi berbeda

דומה אבל שונה

同じですけど、違います

samme, samme, men annerledes

igual, igual, mas diferente

cũng vậy nhưng khác nhau

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