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Forrest Gump NEW
Martin Westlake 2 Years, 1 Month, 23 Hours, 53 Minutes ago
It has been a long, hard and sad week. This evening I fancied something ‘cheerful’ so we watched Robert Zemeckis’s 1994  Forrest Gump, one of a number of films that we have decided to watch after our trip to the States. In this c...
Brighton Rock and a Hard Place NEW
Jonathan Fryer 2 Years, 1 Month, 23 Hours, 54 Minutes ago
Britain’s Liberal Democrats start gathering for their autumn conference in Brighton tomorrow in what could prove to be a far livelier — in both the good and bad senses of that word — gathering than the somewhat pedestrian official a...
The Respectorate of I: a fairytale by Salman Rushdie NEW
Shiraz Socialst 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 13 Minutes ago
From Luka and the Fire of Life (chapter 4; The Insultana of Ott): The Mists of Time were getting closer when the Argo passed a strange, sad land on the River’s right bank. Its territory was barred to River travellers by high barbed-wire fences,...
#CleanIT - Ännu ett hot mot nätets frihet NEW
Henrik-Alexandersson.se 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 29 Minutes ago
Jag försöker ta in och samtidigt hämta in mer information om den senaste galenskapen – det EU-finansierade projektet CleanIT. Rykten har cirkulerat länge, men nu finns det läckt material med information om vad som diskuteras. Svart på vitt. N...
“Au Café de l’Europe” gets a voice… NEW
Europe’s Café 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 31 Minutes ago
Eur@dionantes, a European radio providing broadcasts on a vast array of EU-related topics, knows the power of the words and trusts them to build a European space and to supply it with: Information, in order that people realize they belong … Con...
OECD reports EU farm transfers at lowest level ever - by Alan Matthews NEW
CAP Reform 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 41 Minutes ago
OECD figures show a continued slight fall in EU transfers to farmers as measured by the Producer Support Estimate indicator.
Would Serbs Trade Kosovo for the EU? NEW
East of Center 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 1 Hour, 15 Minutes ago
The question is in the air this week with Belgrade saying it might hold a referendum on Kosovo...
Making the Small Claims Procedure effective NEW
Recent developments in European Consumer Law 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 1 Hour, 22 Minutes ago
Since 1 January 2009, the European Small Claims Procedure is in force. Its aim is to improve access to justice by simplifying cross-border small claims litigation in civil and commercial matters and reducing costs and especially to help consumers e...
Sinistra e Libertà favorevole alla ricostruzione della sinistra nei territori NEW
Skapegoat - il blog di Aldo Ciummo 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 1 Hour, 49 Minutes ago
Dopo il netto chiarimento da parte di Vendola della appartenenza a sinistra di SEL potrebbe andare avanti in tutta Italia la prospettiva di iniziative politiche comuni con Prc e IdV L’Italia non è estranea alla serie di cambiamenti che in tutt...
« La défense française après les élections » (1er Séminaire sandwich IFRI) NEW
EGEA 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 1 Hour, 51 Minutes ago
Jeudi midi a eu lieu le premier séminaire sandwich, organisé par l'IFRI dans ses locaux. L'excellent Philippe Coquet a pris des notes et me les a gentiment transmises : merci à lui de ce compte-rendu. source O. Kempf Ce séminaire s'e...
Morally repugnant tax avoiders can rest easy under David Cameron | Tanya Gold NEW
Comment is free (Europe) 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 1 Hour, 54 Minutes ago
With insane hubris, a few treaties and a lot of money moving from tax haven to tax haven is called a successLord Fink, the Tory donor (ennobled 2011) and party treasurer, who succeeded to the post after Peter Cruddas was caught out offering meetings...
The west and the Islamic world should leave one another to live and let live | Deborah Orr NEW
Comment is free (Europe) 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 1 Hour, 54 Minutes ago
The two have a vast arrogance in common: both want their values universally accepted and both want to winIf I deliberately wound up an angry, resentful acquaintance to the point where he went on a rampage and murdered someone, I like to thi...
US housing update NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 2 Hours, 17 Minutes ago
If you haven’t been reading your daily Calculated Risk, the analysts at CreditSights have a useful roundup of this week’s mostly positive US housing data:There was...
Russia: Activist Journalists or Bolshevik Bloggers? NEW
Global Voices Central & Eastern Europe 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 2 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
Anyone following the Russian protest movement cannot help but notice the degree to which many Russian journalists are involved with the opposition. In the age of Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, such interpersonal relationships are clearly visible t...
Latest warmist scare: Brain-eating Amoebas! NEW
The New Nostradamus of the North 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 3 Hours, 13 Minutes ago
Brain-eating Amoebas are the latest global warming scareThe list of all the horrors caused by global warming/climate change seems to be endless. The latest warmist scare is about brain-eating amoebas:This one may be the scariest of all.From The...
Presidential optics vs the tax code NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 3 Hours, 15 Minutes ago
We’re scratching our heads.The Romneys donated $4,020,772 to charity in 2011, amounting to nearly 30% of their income.The Romneys claimed a deduction for $2.25 million...
Barroso's Gaffe NEW
EU Debate 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 3 Hours, 49 Minutes ago
Recently Jose Barroso, the president of the European Commission made some comments about further integration within the EU. This is not a new thing, there have been plenty of mentions of further integration with the ongoing eurozone crisis as many fe...
Portugal: Demonstrations During Presidential Meeting with State Council NEW
Global Voices Western Europe 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 4 Hours ago
Following September 15's massive anti-austerity protests around Portugal ‘Screw troika! We want our lives', new demonstrations were organized for September 21, the day President Cavaco Silva is holding a meeting of his advisory State Co...
Credit rollovers & rally monkeys NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 4 Hours, 12 Minutes ago
In the States, we’re still picking our jaws off the floor from the lowest CCC-rated issuance yield on record, earlier this week.In Europe… Societe Generale’s...
Belarus's non-election NEW
Eastern approaches (The Economist) 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 4 Hours, 23 Minutes ago
ONE can hardly say Belarus is gripped by election fever. On a notice board in the centre of Zaslawye, a small town outside Minsk, a single A4 poster is the only indication that parliamentary polls will take place on Sunday. It is crowded out by notic...
Belarus's non-election NEW
Eastern approaches (The Economist) 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 4 Hours, 23 Minutes ago
ONE can hardly say Belarus is gripped by election fever. On a notice board in the centre of Zaslawye, a small town outside Minsk, a single A4 poster is the only indication that parliamentary polls will take place on Sunday. It is crowded out by notic...
Friday fantasies NEW
The IPKat 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 4 Hours, 23 Minutes ago
Don't forget to check out the IPKat's Forthcoming Events page! New events are added quite regularly and there may just be one that takes your fancy. Freshly back from Athens, where he was attending the annual MARQUES Conference, this Kat just wan...
Mette Lindberg of The Asteroids Galaxy Tour: ''Mafia' is not a happy song' NEW
Babelblogs 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 4 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
The cosmic and unpredictable Danish band are best known for their track 'Around the Bend' after it featured in a telephone advert in 2008. In early 2012 they released their second album 'Out of Frequency', mixing hip-hop, funk, soul and dance. The ba...
Britain’s prosperity depends on trade with Europe, whatever Ukip may say NEW
Eurology 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 4 Hours, 27 Minutes ago
  It is high time Britain left the ailing EU and its burdensome regulations and embraced trade with fast-growing emerging economies. That was the argument put forward by Nigel Farage at his keynote speech this morning at the Ukip conference. …...
Espanha | Eurovegas sem direito a jackpot (El País, Madrid) NEW
Presseurop Blogue (PT) 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 4 Hours, 45 Minutes ago
Em 2016, deverá ver a luz do dia, em Madrid, uma “Las Vegas europeia”. Em resposta, a Catalunha lança o Barcelona World, um projeto de super parque de atrações. No entanto, na Europa, estes locais de lazer vindos da América só muito raramen...
Economic regeneration is happening. Sort of. NEW
Jason O'Mahony 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 4 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
It would be silly of me to say that recovery is underway. The unemployment figures prove that. Having said that, economic activity, regeneration, is occurring. Take the Stillorgan shopping centre near my house. In the last 18 months, three new busine...
Fotografie | Ihr Europa ist auch unseres (Público, Lissabon) NEW
Presseurop Blog (DE) 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 5 Hours ago
Welches Europa ist unser Europa? Wie sehen und erleben wir es? Wir leben alle in demselben Raum, aber wir sehen ihn nicht auf dieselbe Weise. Diese Feststellung sticht in der Ausstellung European Photo Exhibition Award ins Auge, die bis 18. November...
Uncertainty in trade mark practice: why do we bring it upon ourselves? NEW
The IPKat 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 5 Hours, 1 Minute ago
This Kat recently met with representatives of a small start-up company, which wished to discuss trade mark protection. The company had already selected a name/mark; however, in doing a search, we found several existing marks that could pose a p...
“If people who swear at the police they must … be arrested” NEW
Shiraz Socialst 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 5 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
Good to hear of a Tory using proper class-war language again: “pleb.” Police Federation calls for Andrew Mitchell to quit over outburst   Conservative minister Andrew Mitchell has been urged to resign by Police Federation leaders over...
Zdraví | Monsantocchio | Karikatura (24 heures, Lausanne) NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 5 Hours, 11 Minutes ago
Více.
Morgan Stanley on fundamentals versus monetary policy NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 5 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
Central bankers in the US and Europe may think they’re engaging in policies accommodative to economic growth, but two can play in this game of acronyms! The team at Morgan...
Saúde | Monsantóquio | Ilustração (24 heures, Lausana) NEW
Presseurop Blogue (PT) 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 5 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
Ver mais.
Gesundheit | Monsantocchio | Cartoon (24 heures, Lausanne) NEW
Presseurop Blog (DE) 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 5 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
Mehr....
Britain's prosperity depends on trade with Europe, whatever Ukip may say | Paul Haydon NEW
Comment is free (Europe) 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 5 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
Let's listen to small businesses that rely on European trade, not Ukip's invocation to ditch the EU for emerging marketsIt is high time Britain left the ailing EU and its burdensome regulations and embraced trade with fast-growing emerging economies.
Spanien | Eurovegas - alles andere als ein Vergnügen (El País, Madrid) NEW
Presseurop Blog (DE) 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 5 Hours, 30 Minutes ago
2016 soll ein „europäisches Las Vegas“ in der Nähe von Madrid entstehen. Als Antwort darauf startet Katalonien das Superprojekt „Barcelona World“, obwohl die aus den USA importierten Freizeitparks in Europa selten die wirtschaftlichen Hoffn...
Španělsko | Eurovegas bez jackpotu (El País, Madrid) NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 5 Hours, 33 Minutes ago
Nedaleko Madridu by se za pár let mělo začít stavět „evropské Las Vegas”. V reakci na to Katalánsko spouští projekt zábavního superparku s názvem Barcelona World. Avšak v Evropě naplní tyto zábavní podniky, které dorazily z Amer...
Fotografia | A Europa deles é também a nossa (Público, Lisboa) NEW
Presseurop Blogue (PT) 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 5 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
Que Europa é a nossa? Como a vemos e vivemos? Vivemos todos no mesmo espaço mas não o vemos da mesma forma. É o que salta à vista na exposição European Photo Exhibition Award, até 18 de Novembro na delegação de Paris da Fundação Calouste...
Brian Coleman ‘smashed into truck’ leaving scene of alleged assault NEW
Political Scrapbook 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 5 Hours, 39 Minutes ago
Senior London Tory Brian Coleman drove his car into a truck while attempting to leave the scene of an alleged assault, it was claimed today. The former chair of the London Fire Authority is on bail for on suspicion of common assault after an apparent...
Fotografie | Jejich Evropa je i tou naší (Público, Lisabon) NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 5 Hours, 44 Minutes ago
Jak vypadá Evropa? Jak ji vidíme a prožíváme? Ač všichni žijeme ve stejném prostoru, nedíváme se na něj stejnýma očima. To ukazuje výstava European Photo Exhibition Award v prostorách Gulbenkianovy nadace v Paříži. Více.
EU Diplomatic on Anti-Islam Video NEW
Real Time Brussels - WSJ 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 5 Hours, 50 Minutes ago
Governments across Europe (and elsewhere) have struggled with how best to react to a U.S.-made anti-Islamic video and the violence it has sparked in many Muslim countries. On the one hand, democratic countries want to stand up for freedom of speech a...
A miragem do gás de xisto | Editorial NEW
Presseurop Blogue (PT) 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 5 Hours, 54 Minutes ago
Todos os anos, no final do verão, é colocada a mesma questão em vários países europeus: a do preço do gás para o aquecimento e eletricidade durante o inverno. E 2012 não foi exceçã...
Memorandum al governo Monti NEW
Eurobull 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 5 Hours, 57 Minutes ago
L'Europa è ad un bivio: o porta a compimento il processo di unificazione politica o la crisi travolgerà l'intera costruzione comunitaria. I nodi da sciogliere per scongiurare lo scenario drammatico della disgregazione sono quello di colmare il dist...
Glenstrata extends NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 6 Hours, 1 Minute ago
So much for D-Day in the unending saga of the Glencore-Xstrata tie-up.Hot off the RNS feed on Friday:Extension to merger timetableZug, 21 September 2012Glencore International...
First decisions in the critical trial: 3 general gets 20 years at Balyoz Trial NEW
Erkan's field diary 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 6 Hours, 6 Minutes ago
Turkish generals sentenced to 20 years in jail in coup case from Hurriyet Daily News A court in Istanbul has sentenced retired Air Force Cmdr. Gen. İbrahim Fırtına, retired 1st Army Cmdr. Gen. Çetin Doğan and retired Navy Cmdr. Adm. Özden Örne...
Spanish socialist activists’ give thumbs down to leadership NEW
Revolting Europe 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 6 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
Spanish socialist activists have given a massive thumbs down to their leaders for failing to mount an effective opposition to the right-wing Government of Mariano Rajoy that is planning to serve up yet another dose of lethal austerity medicine to the...
Why Employ European Union Workers? NEW
Europeanization 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 6 Hours, 27 Minutes ago
Introduction to the European Union The European Union (EU) is curently fabricated up of 25 independent, democratic, affiliate states. If accumulated they would represent the worlds better abridgement by GDP, the seventh better breadth in the app...
Břidličná fatamorgána | Editorial NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 6 Hours, 33 Minutes ago
Každý rok na konci léta se v řadě evropských zemí objevuje stejný problém: cena plynu na topení a svícení přes zimu. Rok 2012 není výjimkou. Letošní spor p...
Der geplatzte Traum vom Schiefergas | Editorial NEW
Presseurop Blog (DE) 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 6 Hours, 33 Minutes ago
Jedes Jahr tritt am Ende des Sommers in einigen europäischen Ländern dieselbe Frage in den Vordergrund: Wie hoch wird der Preis des Gases für Heizung und Beleuchtung im Winter sein? 2012 macht da keine Ausnahme. Da einmal kein Mal ist,...
EU-Čína | Nervózní summit o zbraních a obchodu NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 6 Hours, 34 Minutes ago
„Bezvýznamný summit,“ tak hodnotí právě probíhající evropsko-čínský summit německý deník Handelsblatt. Setkání zástupců první a t...
national parliaments and the EU: key panel themes NEW
Eurosearch 2 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 6 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
Our opening conference ‘Reinventing global order’ took place yesterday. The variety of interesting panels and talks was such that it would be impossible to report on all. I will offer a few words about the panel on national parliaments (c...