The rest of the bullocks were taken off to be slaughtered this morning. The knacker sang to them as he walked into the yard. Some bellowed, one wailed, feeling what was coming; the vultures circled, just in case it didn’t.
- Hungry vultures
A ministry official tells me that is not done to leave Big Macs out for hungry vultures and other carcass-clearers, now
- Dead dogs and dentists
Here’s a Sefardic tale, originally from Meam Loez, and included in Pascual Pascual Recuero’s Antología de cuentos sefardíes: A holy man and
- Black liberals and white virgins
Here’s an interesting little anecdote to add to my list of fake/bleached virgin stories: Barcellona [sic] has always been celebrated for the
- The metro to Nou Barris
Pictures of houses and a Derbi.
- Duck soup?
Barcelona council has released a couple of specimens of “native” ducks into the city’s parks and is contemplating a similar campaign