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Prince Harry, strip billiards and privacy in Vegas NEW
The IPKat 2 Years, 3 Months, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 13 Minutes ago
The IPKat does some field research into  the royal and ancient game of billiards In the past 24 hours it has been difficult to escape the hype involving an expensive hotel suite in Las Vegas, pretty girls on a bachelorette party, a game of strip...
The Closer NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 3 Months, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
ROUND UP Stocks closed down today as investors debated whether more central bank stimulus was in the works. The S&P 500 closed down 0.81 per cent. Yields on “haven”...
Unübersteigbare Wortlautgrenze? NEW
Kartellblog 2 Years, 3 Months, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
Sommerpause – aber wo endet er, der Sommer? Es ist heiß. Also gibt es ihn noch. Daher weiterhin Pause im Blog. Es war viel los auch in diesen Wochen. Von Mandaten will ich nicht sprechen. Sie sind hier nicht im marketing channel. Sie lesen ein...
Minutes minutiae and open(-ended) questions NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 3 Months, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 23 Minutes ago
There was a seemingly minor item in the FOMC minutes released yesterday that didn’t get much attention but that, naturally, interested us quite a bit.The participants noted...
Olaf Stapledon’s Star Maker NEW
Martin Westlake 2 Years, 3 Months, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
Another constant companion on my American trip was Olaf Stapeldon’s 1937 ‘science fiction classic’, Star Maker which I have, at long last, finished reading. I mentioned it in passing here. The narrator, who has rowed with his wife,...
Beschneidung in Deutschland: Die religiös motivierte Beschneidung minderjähriger Jungen NEW
Karpfenteich 2 Years, 3 Months, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
Wohltuend sachlich und sensibel hat der Deutsche Ethikrat heute über die religiös motivierte Beschneidung minderjähriger Jungen debattiert. Trotz aller Differenzen einigten sich die Juristen, Theologen und Mediziner auf eine Empfehlung, die praxis...
Beschneidung in Deutschland: Die religiös motivierte Beschneidung minderjähriger Jungen NEW
Blogactiv 2 Years, 3 Months, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
Wohltuend sachlich und sensibel hat der Deutsche Ethikrat heute über die religiös motivierte Beschneidung minderjähriger Jungen debattiert. Trotz aller Differenzen einigten sich die Juristen, Theologen und Mediziner auf eine Empfehlung, die praxis...
Top 20 — iMFdirect’s Top 20 list NEW
iMFdirect 2 Years, 3 Months, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
The IMF blog has helped stimulate considerable debate about economic policy in the current crisis, on events in Europe and around the world, on fiscal adjustment, on regulating the financial sector, and the future of macroeconomics, as economists lea...
Young people in Europe: from “lost generation” to “sacrificed generation”? NEW
The Euros 2 Years, 3 Months, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 43 Minutes ago
A hundred years later, we are far away from the romantic, Hemingwayan myth of “all of you young people who served in the war”. Yet Hemingway's “lost generation” still found in themselves the pride and the courage to shine through the arts, gi...
Thoughts on Syria: From anti-regime to religious strife NEW
Blogactiv 2 Years, 3 Months, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 49 Minutes ago
Turmoil and violence in Syria are getting transformed into an extinction run. The forces of President Assad and the opposite units are still fighting in every street of Syria giving the field for other radical and fundamentalist militia groups to get...
Expectations about expectations: auspicabili effetti di un Piano europeo di Sviluppo Sostenibile (terza parte) NEW
Eurobull 2 Years, 3 Months, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
I settori industriali non sono tutti uguali e l'eterogeneità è una caratteristica strutturale degli attori del sistema economico: technological opportunities, appropriability conditions e demand structure sono distribuite in modo non uniforme nell'...
The great Sino-American divorce NEW
Mark Leonard 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 7 Minutes ago
Since the global financial crisis in 2008, we have been living through the slow and painful end of Chimerica -- the period when the American and Chinese economies acted as one.
Russia: Drug Drugu, Wish Fulfillment via Social Networks NEW
Global Voices Central & Eastern Europe 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 13 Minutes ago
Drug Drugu ("To One Another") is a service that works with the wishes of users. Community members can not only request some kind of help, but also offer their own. The resource's operating principle is very simple: a user leaves a message in the appr...
Comment on El largo verano de 2012 by Pablo NEW
Tractatus (i)Logicus 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 25 Minutes ago
En realidad sí ha habido dos serpientes veraniegas en agosto (¡y vaya dos serpientes!): el asalto a los supermercados de Sánchez Gordillo y la restauración del Cristo de Borja. Pero a partir de mañana mismo veremos cómo volvemos al apocalipsis...
Russia: Taxi Drivers Versus Dagestanis in Ryazan NEW
Global Voices Central & Eastern Europe 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 35 Minutes ago
A possible fight between Russians and Dagestani migrants perhaps led to dozens, possibly hundreds, of taxi drivers organizing a pogrom-like attack. Events like this raise questions about Russia's capacity to effectively cope with its multiculturalism...
Baltic and German foreign ministers warn about threat of north-south division in Europe NEW
EuroDialogueXXI 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 1 Hour, 11 Minutes ago
Foreign ministers of the Baltic states and Germany warned on Thursday about a growing threat of Europe being divided into the north and the south and called for further integration, including closer cooperation on economic and fiscal policy. REA...
Shorts in the rally NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 1 Hour, 30 Minutes ago
A couple weeks ago, FT Alphaville asked who’s “buying” the rally in US equities. We also noted that volumes are low not only because its August, but also due...
Call #1: Traineeships in the European Parliament NEW
EU Constitutional Law - Örebro universitet 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 1 Hour, 42 Minutes ago
The European Parliament offers several options for traineeships within its Secretariat, to provide opportunities for vocational training and for learning more about what the European Parliament is and does. The traineeships may be paid or unpaid and...
Visions of Europe - Part 7 - A Europe with internal borders? NEW
European Reform - Mike Burnett's blog 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 1 Hour, 50 Minutes ago
One of the pillars of the EU for more 25 years has been the Schengen Agreement, signed in 1985 with the aim of abolishing border controls between EU Member States and thus giving practical effect to the free movement of people, one of the fundamental...
Jeanette Winterson at Edinburgh book festival: rehearsing the apocalypse NEW
Babelblogs 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 1 Hour, 52 Minutes ago
Jeanette Winterson enters the book festival tent at a run, bounding onto the stage. Introduced by journalist Kirsty Wark with f-words – feisty, fun and feminist – the post-modernist author is at the Edinburgh book festival to read from her recent...
Mitt Romney and Man U NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 1 Hour, 52 Minutes ago
It’s an indirect path from one to the other.Gawker on Thursday unloaded some 950 pages of filings from Bain Capital-affiliated offshore funds in which Mitt Romney has...
How do you say l'arroseur arrosé in German? NEW
French Politics: Europe 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 1 Hour, 52 Minutes ago
It seems that Germany, having imposed austerity on the rest of Europe, is now slipping into recession at an accelerating rate. Perhaps this will concentrate minds in Berlin.
Jeremy Grantham: ‘Welcome to Dystopia’: We Are ‘Entering A Long-Term And Politically Dangerous Food Crisis’ NEW
3E Intelligence 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 1 Hour, 58 Minutes ago
"We are five years into a severe global food crisis that is very unlikely to go away. It will threaten poor countries with increased malnutrition and starvation and even collapse. Resource squabbles and waves of food-induced migration will threat...
Building Resilience in a Changing Climate NEW
3E Intelligence 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 2 Hours, 5 Minutes ago
"In many respects a resilient society defies the imperative of economic efficiency. Resilience needs dispersed inventories and redundancy, while economic efficiency—in its ruthless pursuit of competitive advantage—eliminates inventories and r...
Německo-Řecko | Studená sprcha | Karikatura (, ) NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 2 Hours, 7 Minutes ago
Více.
El largo verano de 2012 NEW
Tractatus (i)Logicus 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 2 Hours, 11 Minutes ago
Vivimos tiempos convulsos, complicados, sin una cartografía clara del presente y mucho menos del futuro. Estas percepciones se amplifican según nuestra situación personal y nuestra nacionalidad, ya que si en España la esperanza sobre el futuro no...
L’eurospot di Angela NEW
Il lato €. 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 2 Hours, 11 Minutes ago
Se il diavolo si nasconde nei dettagli, questo è un rifugio straordinario. In Germania è partita la campagna «Ich will Europa», Voglio l’Europa. Campagna pubblicitaria a favore degli ideali europei finanziata da undici fondazioni bancarie tedes...
Hem från Halmstad NEW
Carl Bildt (SE) 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 2 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
STOCKHOLM: Det blev en både trevlig och nyttig avstickare till diskussionerna om Europa på SNS-konferensen i Tylösand. Och det kändes skönt att känna de friska vindarna från Västerhavet. Sensommarfärgerna hade redan börjat komma till Hallan...
Hem från Halmstad NEW
Carl Bildt (SE) 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 2 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
STOCKHOLM: Det blev en både trevlig och nyttig avstickare till diskussionerna om Europa på SNS-konferensen i Tylösand. Och det kändes skönt att känna de friska vindarna från Västerhavet. Sensommarfärgerna hade redan börjat komma till Hallan...
El futur dels Bancs i el totxo, segons la CE NEW
Raul Romeva (MEP) 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 2 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
El Comissari Olli Rehn m’ha respost la pregunta que fa unes setmanes vaig enviar a la Comissió Europea en relació a la proposta de Memorandum del rescat a la Banca espanyola, i a les responsabilitats que els responsables de la cri...
Humor v Evropě (4/10) | Španělský policajt k popukání (Le Monde, Paříž) NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 2 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
Antihrdina filmového seriálu Torrente obveseluje Španěly svým vulgárním a osvobozujícím humorem. Ve čtvrté části putování po krajině evropského humoru se deník Le Monde zaměřuje na karikaturu společnosti procházející krizí. V...
Krize eurozóny | Berlín se vrací k reálpolitice (Il Sole-24 Ore, Miláno) NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 2 Hours, 20 Minutes ago
Po horečnatém létě má před sebou eurozóna poněkud klidnější podzim: severoevropské země v čele s Německem se začaly chovat pragmatičtěji. Pochopily, že by konec eura vyvolal otřesy uvnitř EU i mimo ni. Jen tak lehce se ale nevzd
{Blog-Scanner} Steuerflucht USA-Schweiz: Eine Lektion für die Bundesregierung NEW
Raetischer Bote - Nachrichten aus einer europäischen Provinz 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 2 Hours, 29 Minutes ago
Indem Deutschland seit Ende Februar das Thema der Zinsrichtlinie entgegen des ausdrücklichen Wunsches der Dänischen EU-Ratspräsidentschaft von der Tagesordnung des ECOFIN-Rates entfernt, sorgt das deutsche Finanzministerium selbst dafür, dass die...
Putin and the “Other Russia” NEW
East of Center 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 2 Hours, 32 Minutes ago
How do rural working class Russians really feel about Vladimir Putin?
Women Against Rape Seem To Have Forgotten We Are Supposed To Be Fighting The Patriarchy NEW
Shiraz Socialst 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 2 Hours, 49 Minutes ago
Twitter Feminists are doing a very good job of dismantling the anti-woman rhetoric written by Women Against Rape in the Guardian today. The article is a pile of victim-blaming, rape excusing twaddle from two women who should know better: Katrin Axel...
Women Against Rape Seem To Have Forgotten We Are Supposed To Be Fighting The Patriarchy NEW
Shiraz Socialst 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 2 Hours, 49 Minutes ago
Twitter Feminists are doing a very good job of dismantling the anti-woman rhetoric written by Women Against Rape in the Guardian today. The article is a pile of victim-blaming, rape excusing twaddle from two women who should know better: Katrin Axel...
Jaderná energie | Úniky v belgických elektrárnách: úřady o tom věděly NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 3 Hours ago
„Už v roce 1979 se v Doelu ukázaly trhliny,“ informuje list De Morgen. Vlámský deník vyjadřuje údiv nad tím, že důvody, které vedly k uzavření jaderných reaktorů Doel 3...
Investor Pessimism NEW
Euronomist 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 3 Hours, 1 Minute ago
Lately, I have been reading a lot about investors, banks and nations preparing for the worst case scenario. It seems that the definition for "worst case scenario" differs from time to time: a Greek exit, a Euro collapse, a banking collapse, a Eurozon...
Investor Pessimism NEW
Euronomist 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 3 Hours, 1 Minute ago
Lately, I have been reading a lot about investors, banks and nations preparing for the worst case scenario. It seems that the definition for "worst case scenario" differs from time to time: a Greek exit, a Euro collapse, a banking collapse, a Eurozon...
A Hotel Ad, Wherein we Ask a Nation: Where Did the Love Go ? NEW
¡No Pasarán! 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 3 Hours, 5 Minutes ago
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O humor na Europa (4/10) | Torrente, o pior da Espanha (Le Monde, Paris) NEW
Presseurop Blogue (PT) 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 3 Hours, 6 Minutes ago
Torrente, o anti-heroi de uma série de televisão, faz as delícias dos espanhóis com o seu humor vulgar e libertador. Neste quarto capítulo sobre o humor na Europa, o jornal Le Monde debruça-se sobre esta caricatura extrema numa sociedade em cri...
Humor in Europa (4/10) | Torrente, dümmer geht’s nimmer (Le Monde, Paris) NEW
Presseurop Blog (DE) 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 3 Hours, 11 Minutes ago
Torrente, der Antiheld der gleichnamigen Fernsehserie hat es geschafft die Spanier mit seinem vulgären und befreienden Humor zu entzücken. Im vierten Teil seines Panoramas des europäischen Humors untersucht Le Monde diese extreme Karikatur eines L...
Jahrbuch für Migration & Integration 2011: 80% der Zuwanderer konzentrieren sich auf 10% der Gemeinden NEW
Raetischer Bote - Nachrichten aus einer europäischen Provinz 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 3 Hours, 11 Minutes ago
Das Jahrbuch für Migration & Integration 2011 gibt einen Einblick in die Lebensbedingungen der Menschen mit Migrationshintergrund inÖsterreich. Unter Einbeziehung unterschiedlicher Quellen quer über alle Statistikbereiche wurden aussagekräfti...
Where Exactly To Get HCG Drops: The Solution To My Dieting Dilemma NEW
WeAreProEU Community Blog 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 3 Hours, 26 Minutes ago
Dieting is one of the most common goals of most of our fellowmen. I have checked the statistics and found out that more than half of the population of the people worldwide is over-sized. This may sound funny for some but if we think deeper, we will r...
Once upon another time NEW
Recent developments in European Consumer Law 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 3 Hours, 39 Minutes ago
Times are changing, also in the digital world. An infograph, made by Best Education Sites, gives a nice overview of the development of the Internet over the past 10 years. Click here for the full graph. For a collection of informative pictures...
Merkel meets Hollande, then she meets Samaras, then Hollande meets Samaras NEW
Matisak's Blog (A Stamp on the World) 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 3 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
It seems we can not expect any solutions from these meetings, but what kind of message these three politicians in your opinion try to present to their counterparts and to public? Miguel Otero-Iglesias, Assistant Professor in International Political...
Merkel meets Hollande, then she meets Samaras, then Hollande meets Samaras NEW
Matisak's Blog (A Stamp on the World) 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 3 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
It seems we can not expect any solutions from these meetings, but what kind of message these three politicians in your opinion try to present to their counterparts and to public? Miguel Otero-Iglesias, Assistant Professor in International Political...
Precipizio americano NEW
Il lato €. 2 Years, 3 Months, 6 Days, 3 Hours, 45 Minutes ago
Quel che sta accadendo negli Stati Uniti va preso molto molto seriamente. Non solo per l’aria di recessione profonda che spira dall’altra parte dell’Atlantico, per i prevedibili riflessi sul malandato vecchio Continente e per le mosse della Fed...