Transcription (the accent is shown in capital letters):
Translation / meaning:
usually meant Kremlin bell that rings for the New Year
More from "Common Russian phrases"
to lie regardless of the consequences, recklessly, desperately
everything is not thanks God (describes a situation, real or perceived, when nothing is going well)
lit. 'don't even stutter', means 'do not even start talking about it'
ask me something easier
to lay the blame at somebody else's door
throw aside all restraint, let oneself go
laughing out loud; it's so funny
there is no harm in dreaming