Why did Russian and Soviet people believe they had the best childhood ever? (VIDEO)

There's a big gap between modern Russian childhood and the Soviet kind. In times gone by, children had to invent their own means of entertainment, spending all day outside with friends, with not an iPhone in sight. Today, people in Russia look back on those days with warmth and nostalgia.

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