Prior to Erasmus year, preparations centred around the financing of it, grants, part time jobs, au pairing etc. It isn't
While we should absolutely work harder at being racially inclusive, it's vital that we don't disregard mixed race people in the process.
There is a savage irony for the advertising industry in the crash of the VW brand. Of all car manufacturer brands VW was the one with the greatest advertising legacy, dating back to the now iconic ads produced by the DDB advertising agency, under the leadership of the legendary Bill Bernbach.
Meanwhile, airlines are changing procedures to ensure two crew members are in the cockpit at all times during flights following
Isn't it funny how every language, country and nationality has a reputation, and more often than not, said reputation really is true? Apparently, the French are romantic wine-drinkers, the Italians are sensual pasta-fanatics, the Spanish are laid-back party-goers, and the Germans... Well, most people think Germans are just sensible sausage-eaters.
The English word 'shitstorm' has entered the German equivalent of the Oxford English Dictionary. The use of the expletive
Beneath all the traditional media publicity and right-wing outcry about public examinations results in England this last Thursday, there was one statistic that for me was very worrying indeed.
Lotus F1's Romain Grosjean will be starting the German Grand Prix five place adrift of his qualifying efforts due to a gearbox change.
Having a generation of kids who can communicate easily with our traditional trading partners in Germany and France, and newer markets like Brazil, Russia, India and China (the BRICs), will help put the UK economy on a much stronger long-term footing.
Regular readers will know that we're fans of both Emma Stone - see our post on her 'Dance Dare' on Ellen - and her beau, Andrew