Instead of the Spanish government speculating 10bn on Greek bonds, why not market the euro bailout fund to citizens (instead of states) as a mega-corrupt mega-lottery? To give it some kind of credibility, maybe the Vatican could be involved.
- Consum and the new math
Popular innumeracy and some weird automation at the local supermarket.
If you can ignore the stupid sniping at the US, then the interview (subscription) with Canada’s minister for Intergovernmental Affairs, Stéphane
- My political ambitions
If Montilla thinks that anyone from anywhere can be president of Bananalunya, then he’s obviously not smart enough to qualify himself.
- “Where’s the baldie?”
Apparently a bunch of American academics came to Barcelona recently on their annual beano and, rumours about Baldie Tours having spread,
- “46% of software on Spanish PCs is pirated”
I wonder if this isn’t an under-estimate–everyone I know in Barcelona who takes the government-subsidised software skills courses does so not