We’ve been going out early on Sundays with a couple of artichoke farmers from el Prat, but now the bloody ecologists are onto us. No sooner has Jordi opened up with his RPG on a cloud of Anas platyrhynchos (known post-mortem as Mallard fuck) than the bastards mortar us from Montjuïc castle, for God’s sake. However, we know a shepherd.
- “Let the arseholes die of thirst”
The mayor of Agón, Aragón, “sick of extreme nationalism”, on the transfer of water from the Ebro to Barcelona. The underlying
- Bike paths in Barcelona
More bike news in this morning’s Periódico, which reports that council propaganda overstates the actual bike path network by 50%, and
- Adopt a wolf
Classic nimbyism, enabled by Spain’s lack of effective central government: Castilla y León has lots of wolves, but other communities which,
- Granada, Andalusia:Santa Fe de la Vega::Granada, Catalonia:Santa Fe del Panadés
But was the Andalusian Santa Fe a copy of the Catalan one, or did they really arise without reference to one
- The problem with Bulgarian shepherds
And the attractions of Anglo hippies.