“It is really too much that the first document preserved for galactic posterity turned out to be some pages of the French newspaper Le Figaro used as toilet paper by a peasant.” Isn’t it time for a revival?
- Catalan etymology of paper? Probably not
Xavi Caballé mentions an oft-cited Catalan etymology of paper: 1249; del ll. papyrus, i aquest, del gr. pápyros ‘papir’, adaptat per via
- Hebben/zijn, haber/ser
I am forgotten the newspaper, and it has forgotten me.
- Hearts that know no other land
Max Weber is apparently alive, well, and recycling his thoughts on social stratification as differentiated market pitches for Ming Pao: Ming Pao
- Potted political history of County of Barcelona & various other stuff
This, together with the various links, recounts simply and accurately (the maps on other pages are brilliant) how the Barcelona region
- Spanish socialist celebrations of 9-11
Everyone‘s getting excited about the following advert for El País, Spain’s principal socialist-atavist newspaper, sourced here, which says something along the