Not as dramatic as this gentleman but probably better company, Steve Vaught (“The fat man walking”) is walking across the States to try to lose weight. Two local guys (“Dos en un burro”) are cheating and have a donkey pulling them. I hope it gets more Three men in a boat-ish, because there’s promise in this dialogue, recorded in Vilademuls (population ca 750), where a curious local has come up to find out what’s going on:
“Everything,” he replies firmly.
“Not everything!” interjects a woman who has also approached, “it’s about country tools.”
“But it’s got everything in it,” he replies.
“It’s better than the Dalí one in Figueres,” he says seriously.
“Yes… but it doesn’t get as many visitors,” notes the woman.
“That’s because Figueres has more PR,” says the man.
- How many working Andalusians does it take to keep a fellow-countryman on the dole?
More than some people think.
A friend out walking in the Aragonese pre-Pyrenees the other day came across an old farmhouse in the middle of nowhere
- Curse of the glacier mummy
Sad and strange: Helmut Simon, the guy who, with his wife, found Ötzi, the prehistoric iceman, has disappeared while walking at
- 100+ tabs mean Firefox session restore from backup doesn’t work
But there’s still a way of rescuing all that crap you’ve accumulated.
- Chop up those gift-bearing Catalans
Scratch a libertarian and you’ll discover a totalitarian, so keep scratching.