Hugo Chavez: What King Juan Carlos Really Said
And as we joke amongst ourselves, in Spanish, we have ‘five versions of yes that mean no,’ and ‘three versions of no, that mean yes.’ So, when a person with the diplomatic skills of a man like King Juan Carlos ... as in English, such a phrase ...
Misadventures with translator apps
Embarrassed at how my Spanish had deteriorated over the years, I recently decided to download a few translator apps for iPad and iPod Touch before a trip to Spain. I browsed around the App Store, downloading English ... con leche, por favor,” to the ...
Pizza Patrón Offers Free Pizza to Spanish-Speakers. Sounds Bueno to Us!
Yesterday, Pizza Patrón announced a new pizza promotion ... And it's already working. Do English-speaking customers who don't know Spanish feel discriminated against by the promotion? Maybe just a little, but they should get over it.
What Will the Democrats Do?
Cats cannot be made to do anything useful. Cats are mean for the fun of it. In fact, cats possess so many of the same qualities as some people (expensive girlfriends, for instance) that it's often hard to tell the people and the cats apart.
What does Spain think of the atheist bus campaign?
Well, if you believe in online polls, they don’t like it very much. But hey, you know what we think of online polls! I suspect that we’ll be able to win over all of the beautiful country of Spain with a few clicks on all of our computers. Here’s the ...