All praise to Lenox over at Spanish Shilling, who got the shot without getting his head punched. “During the second half, perhaps inspired by a herd of goats being led past by a dusty looking old shepherd and a couple of dogs, the Cabras rose to even greater efforts and by the final whistle (and a few sums performed by the referee), it emerged that the local boys had won the day with 30 – 26.”
- The other Blair
Re the unreliability of the Spanish press’s foreign coverage: a big profile in La Retaguardia this morning identifies Ian Blair as
- Dog meets dog
I love it when dog owners go on about racial purity: Gammel Dansk Honselhund The origin of this race goes back to around
- Male genital depilation and the End of the World
Better a vineyard than a field of weeds on Judgement Day.
- Goats, Kofi and the internet
How global government could make some lonely shepherds very happy.
- Of kings and clouds and technicolor worms
When Philip IV (III of Aragon and Portugal) came to Barcelona for the first time, he paused at the Valdoncellas/Valldonzellas convent,