Archive for Czech Celebrities

The Complete and Definitive Guide to the Very Best Czech Music of All Time

Image shows cover art for the Complete and Definitive Guide to the Very Best Czech Music of All Time 8tracks mix

PraguePig.com loves you so much, he’s made you a compilation of his favourite Czech songs:
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The Televizni Noviny Drinking Game

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Start drinking!

Surprisingly for a country where (trade secret) nothing much happens, Nova’s Televizni noviny (TN) evening news programme is routinely the Czech Republic’s highest-rating TV show.

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

Tomio Okamura

Don’t call him “Pitomio”.

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

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The sad, inevitable death of Iveta Bartošová

Iveta Bartošová and her suicide note

The queen of the Czech tabloids is dead.

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Important modelling news: Simona Krainová goes topless (but not really)

Simona Krainová goes topless (but not really)

Blesk devoted most of Wednesday’s centre-spread to the astonishing news that a Czech supermodel had taken most of her clothes off for an ad campaign.

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Know your Czech celebrity: Leoš Mareš

Leoš Mareš

Good looks and easy charm have made Leoš Mareš a star, but it’s the radio and TV presenter’s colourful social life that fascinates the Czech Republic’s tabloid media.

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2013 Updates (NSFW)

2013 PraguePig.com Updates

Andrea Scheansová; Radek Štěpánek & Petra Kvitová; Ania Lisewska; Petr Kramný

A round-up of new developments in some of PraguePig.com’s most popular stories from last year, including the Polish woman who wants to have sex with 100,000 men, the therapist who moonlighted as a porn star, and the new Czech citizenship test.

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Censorship scandal as rapper Řezník is secretly removed from Český slavík music award vote

Censorship scandal as rapper Řezník is secretly removed from Český slavík music award vote

Usually a tedious affair, the Český slavík (“Czech Nightingale”) music awards are the centre of an unlikely scandal revolving around horrorcore rapper Řezník.

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Know Your Czech Celebrity: Iveta Bartošová

Iveta Bartošová

Writing about Czech tabloids without mentioning Iveta Bartošová is a bit like writing about Hamlet without mentioning Hamlet.

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Old Balls, Please: The Petra Kvitová-Radek Štěpánek-Nicole Vaidišová Love Triangle

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“It’s the tennis exchange of the century,” screamed Blesk on Thursday, introducing a “sensational love story”. And for once they weren’t exaggerating.

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