A performancer is someone who gives performances. I am one–or so a Barcelona booking agency told me this morning–and googling demonstrates that there are more of us, spread across the domain dominated by Eurenglish. Performers of the world, adapt or die.
- The anthropomorphic explosive device
Agency and a curious n-gram pitting “bomb exploded” vs “bomb was exploded”
- Begging advice joke
Out this morning we met up with one of the beggars who sit around town with a sign reading something like:
- Spreading the good news
They speak (or someone speaks) Catalan in the Edinburgh branch of Harvey Nichols, according to The Scotsman. The assistant from Georgia,
- Who caused Katrina?
El País this morning seems still to be backing the “It wos Bush wot dunnit” hypothesis. This is because they are
- Catalan government insolvent, up $hit creek, etc etc
But leaking the news just after the Mavi Marmara incident meant hardly anyone noticed.