Sport on Romanian TV: A very useful guide

Just a quick post to point in the way of possibly the most useful Romanian website we have come across in a while. Called, quite simply Sport la TV, it does exactly what it says on the tin: tell you which of the zillions of Romanian sports channels is showing the event you are interested… Continue reading Sport on Romanian TV: A very useful guide

Victor Ponta just gave one of the world’s richest and most profitable companies your money

In a stunning new victory for Romania’s beloved prime minister Victor ‘Copy Paste’ Ponta in his neverending quest to find new ways of wasting the taxpayer’s money, we read with not a little outrage yesterday that he had handed a whopping €8.19 million to those needy people over at, ahem, Vodafone. (Yes, the same Vodafone… Continue reading Victor Ponta just gave one of the world’s richest and most profitable companies your money

On tolerance and hypocrisy

We think that we’ve made it clear over the past few months what we think of Ukip, the UK’s political party du jour which took the highest share of the vote in the recent European parliamentary elections. We also think that we have made it clear over the years exactly where we stand in the… Continue reading On tolerance and hypocrisy

Romanian TV News Easter Bingo

Yes, it’s that time of the year again. Over the next few days, tune in to the Romanian TV news every now and then and tick off these cliches/scenarios as they get rolled off: Friday & Saturday In asteptarea miracolului invierii, there will be a report from a pension in a village somewhere (probably Maramures)… Continue reading Romanian TV News Easter Bingo