Posts tagged with ‘Argentina’

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Forget the elections about to be held in the Canada/Mexico area, forget the way the Dow Jones and the FTSE are chasing each other up and down like a pair of territorial squirrels who both want the same tree trunk, something really newsworthy is happening. Argentina have apparently picked a new manager for their national […]

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Charles Darwin’s Beagle Diary – 5th September 1833 ‘This is a dark picture; but how much more shocking is the unquestionable fact, that all the women who appear above twenty years old, are massacred in cold blood. I ventured to hint, that this appeared rather inhuman. He answered me, “Why what can be done, they breed […]

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THE ORWELL PRIZE 'The Orwell Prize, Britain’s pre-eminent prize for political writing, is publishing George Orwell’s diaries as a blog. From 9th August 2008, Orwell’s domestic and political diaries (from 9th August 1938 until October 1942) will be posted in real-time, exactly 70 years after the entries were written.' (del.icio.us tags: GeorgeOrwell diaries 1930s ) […]

FSotW: Buenos Aires Street Art

Flickr set of the week is Buenos Aires Street Art by mikeyernst.

Argentina, Angola, and Africa

Argentina played the most beautiful football yesterday in thrashing Serbia and Montenegro. That’s the kind of play that you watch the World Cup to see – great individual flair combining in a great team performance. Great goals, great skills. It was like a highlight reel. The only thing it lacked to be a true all-time […]