If Montilla thinks that anyone from anywhere can be president of Bananalunya, then he’s obviously not smart enough to qualify himself. Here‘s a copy posted by Ã“rdago of Francesc de Carreras’ LV article noting the astonishing absence of charnegos from the Catalan government. One of the bizarre paradoxes of exclusion of non-Catalan-born citizens from positions of real power here is that, while the government demands that Catalan–spoken habitually by less than 1% of EU citizens–be used in European institutions, Spanish–spoken habitually by more than 50% of Catalan citizens–has not been heard in most Catalan representative bodies for years. Since there is a scheme in these things, I’m trying to figure where guiris rate relative to charnegos. I would quite like an official car.
If you thought Davie Blunkett was corrupt, then try José Montilla. Montilla is boss of the Catalan socialist party, ex-mayor of
- Mosquitoes, alcohol and violence
A Catalan children’s song remembered by Francesc Candel; early rave culture on Central America’s eastern seaboard.
- I’m a primadonna
How I used to chant UB40’s Ivory Madonna when I was small, drunk and confused. Other well-known versions of this include
So will La Caixa ask Montilla for its money back if Gas Natural fails to get Endesa or ends up paying
- Germanic monkey puzzles
Some of the recent obituaries of super-poet Willem Wilmink (1936-2003) managed to avoid mentioning his writings in Twents, despite the fact