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PraguePig.com’s five favourite campaign ads from the 2014 Czech elections

"For many of us it will be the first time. Don't be shy about giving us a chance."

“For many of us it will be the first time. Don’t be shy about giving us a chance.”

As the dust settles on the Czech Republic’s 2014 Senate and local council elections, PraguePig.com looks back at some of the campaign’s strangest ads.

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10 Czech surnames that sound a bit rude in English

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Because it had to be done, here’s PraguePig.com’s 10 favourite Czech family names that look or sound a bit rude in English.

Please mail my Pulitzer to the usual address.

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Unusual sign at Prague 8-Libeň tyre centre

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Introducing Pneu Praha’s unexpectedly anatomically correct mascot… PraguePig.com’s advice? Don’t ask for a pump.

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Striptýzky: Sexy Sausages

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Like sausages? Like sexy laydeez? Then you’ll love striptýzky!

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Big List: Euro’s top 100 Czech restaurants 2014 (Top restaurace 2014)

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Introducing an exciting new feature in which PraguePig.com robs off with another publication’s “best of” list — beginning with Top restaurace 2014, Euro magazine’s ranking of the 100 best restaurants in the Czech Republic.

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Unfortunate beaver mural outside Prague 11-Chodov polyclinic

Beaver mural outside Prague 11-Chodov polyclinic

PraguePig.com is confused. Does the beaver represent the gynaecology clinic, the dental department (zubní oddělení), or both?

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These outdoor swimming pools are open in Prague this weekend

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Phew, what a scorcher!

According to their official websites, the following outdoor swimming pools are open in Prague this weekend (June 7th-8th, 2014):

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Tomio Okamura: the most dangerous man in the Czech Republic?

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Don’t call him “Pitomio”.

Is Tomio Okamura the acceptable face of racism in the Czech Republic?

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Why is the BBC running adverts for Czech political parties that break its own guidelines?

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PraguePig.com was surprised to see adverts for two Eurosceptic Czech political parties on the BBC Sport website over the weekend.

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