В 1708 г. Пётр I издал указ о «лихом и придурковатом» виде подчиненного

The text of this document dated December 09, 1708 (under the Julian calendar) is very popular with rebellious clerks who believe they got wrongly stuck in junior secretarial positions, those people who live by the rule “I am a boss and you are a fool or vice versa.” The moral support in their struggle against the management is the Order by Peter the Great saying that “In front of a senior, a subordinate must have a daring and foolish look so that he should not embarrass the boss with his intellectual abilities…”