… but worse than in Winston Salem (who he?), according to the new Mercer quality of life survey. Both Madrid (38= with New York) and Barcelona (44= with Lexington) are up six, Shanghai is rocketing, and Zurich wins as usual, despite no one wanting to go there. Why pay $250 for a report which says that Amsterdam (10) ain’t the capital of Holland?
- Murder of Theo van Gogh by Muslim extremist
De Telegraaf draws a link between the murders of Pim Fortuyn and, this morning in Amsterdam, of Dutch polemicist and director,
- Chinese government attacks on Marxists.org
Apart from principle, there are practical reasons to object strongly to attempts by the Chinese government (via BB) to damage and
- On estan els francesos?
A pesar del racisme ritual en aquesta part del món – vegi L’Obsessió Antiamericana de Jean-François Revel (Barcelona: Proa, 2003) –
- Churchill’s granddaughter may have inspired Spanish squatters
I don’t know if Arabella inspired the younger generation the way her grandfather did the older, but the first modern mention
- World semen survey
There was a big discussion at choir last night about the frightful quality of semen in Barcelona. That’s not an infrequent