The EU has ruled, after a request by a Barcelona high court, that the much hated SGAE digital canon on CD’s, DVD’s and recording equipment is probably illegal, if applied indiscriminatly. EU court rules Spain’s “digital copyright tax” illegal Hurrah!
Police in Huercal Overa, according to the paper, have arrested a 19 year old (Juan Jose) and a 31 year old after they nipped over a back wall of a cortijo to steal six chickens, a prize cock and two bags of cornmeal. Coppers were able to identify the thieves because Juan Jose dropped, during the excitement, a love letter from his girlfriend that had his name and address on. The Guardia Civil recovered the Continue reading Two arrested for stealing six chickens – shopped by a love letter
So today’s the first full day of school for the new Cabinet after ZPs’ night (or morning) of a thousand long knives yesterday. Ousting the PSOE power base, he has shuffled his best friends up to the top positions and cleverly moved a few obstacles into ministerial posts where they can concentrate their talents on messing up the country and not his political power base. Leire Pajín, a woman alledged to earn €15,000 a month Continue reading ZP shakes it up a bit