You can do night-time walks in some places, but not round Torre Baró (blogged here, walk here). This week it was the turn of a part-time teacher of guitar and sevillanas, murdered next to his car and sleepy girlfriend with a 9 mm Civil War pistol for reasons presumably unrelated to his left-hand technique. Honestly, it’s normally perfectly safe.
This stuff should be subsidised, not banned, although I can’t work out whether the machines used to produce it are translators
- Lola Flores takes English lessons
Anecdotal, from some film or other: Teacher: Agua, guoter. Lola: Agua, guoter. Y esto de guoter, ¿cómo se escribe? Teacher: W-A-T-E-R, váter. Lola: ¡Qué guarrada!,
- Goats, Kofi and the internet
How global government could make some lonely shepherds very happy.
- Enric’s story
“I was 20 when I went to the front.”
- “What is art in Latin countries is obscenity in the Nordic north”
JD had a bit more Time than I did and kindly sent me an article from 1930 which turns the tables