I know a little bit about the subject but not enough to figure why Blake uses the definite article in the hellish proverb “Expect poison from the standing water.” (Neither can others, which is why “Expect poison from standing water” gits almost as many ghits (currently 400:382 in favour of literal accuracy).
- Leave Mena alone!
José Mena Aguado is apparently being punished on the basis of article 7.31 of the Ley Orgánica del Régimen Disciplinario de
- Alto standing
Standing first shows up in the CREA corpus in 1976 in its normal Spanish usage (apartamentos de elevado standing, later appearances
- Mother of all abominations
One dreadful consequence of writing this blog has been a realisation that ideas whose sublimity none has dared impute in the
- PP twice as corrupt as PSOE?
If you believe crap like the stat in this post we’ll have you certified.
- Oldest nation
Some classic PP fuckwittery (PSOE guys keep this kind of stuff private) here from Luis Suárez Fernández, who wants to defend