Fake News: Shocking Infographic

These 10 companies control everything you buy... ...and Andrej Babis owns them all

Just how far does Babis’s influence spread? 😉

(With apologies to Oxfam.)

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PraguePig.com Christmas Card 2016

Photo of the Old Town Square Christmas market with the slogan "Czechia has marvellous christmas"

Photo: Karlelj (Wikimedia Commons)

Peace on Earth and goodwill to all! (Really!)

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20 Years in Prague, 20 Questions

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Why is there a photo of potatoes here? I’m afraid you’re just going to have to read the article.

PraguePig.com’s Supreme Commander Sam Beckwith recently celebrated the 20th anniversary of his arrival in the the Czech capital. (A quiet night in with an aspic babovka and a bottle of Branik.)

He’s learnt a lot in that time but there are still a few things he doesn’t understand about living in Prague.

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Star Trek: The Herna Bar

Photo of a herna bar called Star Trek in Kladno, Central Bohemia

PraguePig.com suspects that this gambling bar in Kladno, Central Bohemia isn’t officially licensed by CBS Studios Inc.

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Unintentionally Rude-Sounding Slogan for Czech Skiing App: “Touch Your Mountain”

Photo of iSki phone app billboard with slogan "touch your mountain"

But please don’t touch it in public.

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Big List: Kvety Magazine’s 50 Most Beautiful Places Still to Be Discovered in the Czech Republic

Photo of the Malovany sklep ("Painted Cellar") in Satov, South Moravia Region

The Malovany sklep in Satov (25)

After a few years, it can seem like you’ve done all the out-of-town trips that the Czech Republic has to offer. But Kvety, the “magazine for the whole family with a TV supplement”, begs to differ, listing 50 Czech attractions they think don’t get the attention they deserve.

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Bizarrely Named Olomouc Bar: Excelent Urban Pub Doga

Excelent Urban Pub Doga

Get there early. The car park gets very busy after dark.

Many thanks to James K. of Praguebeats for the photo!

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Are You Sketchy?

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Worried that your life as a Prague expat is becoming a little too relaxed? PraguePig.com is here to help.

This simple but highly scientific test quickly lets you know whether it’s time for a lifestyle change.

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Unfortunately Named Czech Fairground Ride: Super Scat

Photo of Super Scat fairground ride

PraguePig.com was in Klatovy (Plzen Region) for the annual fair at the weekend when he came across this unusually named ride.

Don’t blame me if it makes you feel sick.

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Prague’s 10 Most Famous Expats

Photo of star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame

Do you have a star on PraguePig.com’s stock photo of a walk of fame? (Credit: Christian Haugen)

So Prague didn’t turn out to be the Left Bank of the ’90s, or the 2000s, or the 2010s but that doesn’t mean the expat scene is short of talented people doing notable things.

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