‘[Psycho Jeanne Wilding’s] neighbours claim that one element of her aggressive behaviour is the playing of Carl Orff’s choral work Carmina Burana. The prosecution argued that she intended to upset her neighbours because the work is about the “rape, pillage, and trashing of villages”.’
- Chinese overseas aid for Spain?
Victor Mallet has a good piece on Spain’s damagingly mistaken claim that Zapatero had successfully begged $9 billion from China. Chinese
- Evan more Abramovich yacht pictures
In an update, even more Pelorus boato-photos here. This is getting ridiculous, because there’s a rumour going round that the guy
- Divine drop
Off-location, but too exquisitely grisly to omit: In September, when the 13th of 27 condemned men was hanged, the rope snapped and
- Berbers: Parsley Island/Perejil not Moroccan at all
On this Amazigh Dutch site, it’s argued that the Moroccan government made a crucial error in the dispute with Spain by
- Carmen de España
A not particularly serious assault on Prosper Mérimée.