Archive for Foreigners

Cool: Seoul, South Korea has Czech restaurant (“Castle Praha”) based on Old Town Town Hall (Blesk) [Facebook Post]

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Czech Republic must return luxury flats in Prague 8-Liben to corruption suspect Hima Aboubakar after Nigeria fails to pursue case against Niger-born arms dealer (iDNES.cz) [Facebook Post]

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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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Thieves break into Jaromir Jagr’s car in Florida and steal his beloved Hana Zagorova CDs [Facebook Post]

Here’s what #68 was missing until composer Karel Svoboda came to his rescue: “Smes hitu” (“Hit Mix”) by Hana Zagorova. Either way you look at it, a crime against music 😉

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Czech cops seeking extradition of Charles Bridge tagging suspects from France [Facebook Post]

PraguePig.com says: tar them and feather them, and make them pay for their own tar 😉

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Interview: Prime Minister Sobotka pimps the Czech Republic as a film location in the Los Angeles Times [Facebook Post]

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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 Danepocalypse is nigh! Drunken Scandinavian teens rape and pillage Prague again

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Several thousand Danish and Swedish students are due to descend on Prague in the next few days, in what the Czech media fears/hopes will be a repeat of last February’s chaos.

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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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Death in Egypt: The Poisoning of Monika and Klára Kramná

The Kramný family: Monika, Klárka and Petr

The Kramný family: Monika, Klárka and Petr

The mysterious deaths of a Czech mother and daughter in Egypt continue to grip the Czech tabloids.

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