This is hilarious: Catalan separatists ERC survived their major political challenge this year (forget being kicked out of the government and losing the referendum) by getting hotel staff to remove the Spanish labels from the bottles of water provided at a press conference yesterday.
- Did Carod really give a speech at New York University on inauguration day?
There are no reports in the English-language media, and NYU’s agenda doesn’t list the event.
- Hold the presses
The Catalan Audiovisual Council, the politically appointed regional regulator, is about to announce how the referendum on the bloody Estatut should
- Eunuch-love. Quiet please, ladies and gentlemen
Two points re Eunuch umpires needed (for the Madrid Masters): Being a eunuch doesn’t necessarily lessen desire or its outward manifestations. It
- Franco’s Catalans
There’s so much dreadful journalism in Catalonia that it’s a great relief to read Xavier Rius, head hontxo over at e-noticies.com.
- Official languages
There’s a lot of fuss at the moment in the land of the free about attempts to make English the official