Tag Archives: Spain

How bad is Spain’s Infrastructure?

We keep reading horror stories from the southern European countries about how badly they are affected by the economic crisis. Factories¬†are closing, civil servants are made redundant, the provision of medical services suffers, people emigrate, everything is going downhill. The … Continue reading

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Easily Confused, # 13 – Catalonia edition

Mass hysteria: Mas hysteria: Nobody outside of Catalonia will understand this joke. :-(

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Spain’s Banking Crisis is no Surprise

If a bank cannot even build a straight office tower, how can you expect it to keep a straight balance sheet? The headquarters of Bankia in Madrid, Spain:

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