Looks like Google agrees:
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- Friki (es) -> geek (en)?
That’s what Google Translate says. Now, bar fights with statistical algorithms tend to be step-by-step procedures leading to human humiliation, but I think Google Images agrees with me in this case that frikis are gross idiots while geeks are still confused but neat. Here side-by-side are search links and the top three meme trees for the …
- What Wikipedia’s really for
You support the heroic Juve Stabia (Castellammare, Campania) but you can’t for the life of you remember which games require flares.
With Naples it’s “mutual respect”, which means the wurzels are scared of ’em. Dunno why (wait for the streetview to load):
- 100 best lycées in France
A Google Maps/Le Figaro mashup.
- Evil neo-liberal consumers threaten the book trade
“Fixed book prices are sacrosanct for this government,” said (via David Millán) socialist minister of culture, Carmen Calvo, after a meeting with booksellers, who are pissed off about discounts offered by larger, more efficient operators under legislation introduced by the previous government. Lots of subsidy for the industry gets laundered through the education system, but, moan …