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20 Years in Prague, 20 Questions

Photo of potatoes

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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It’s back! Prague Post website mysteriously returns from the dead [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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The Veronika Koprivova Stripper Photos (NSFW)

Extra.cz photo-montage of Veronika Koprivova working as a stripper

Rabbit, rabbit, rabbit

PraguePig.com enjoys looking at photos of the sexy laydeez as much as the next perv but there’s something distinctly icky about the recent tabloid coverage of Veronika Koprivova, hockey god Jaromir Jagr’s girlfriend.

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O2 to lose Czech English Premier League football rights to Digi from next season [Facebook Post]

From August, it will be harder than ever to see Tomas Rosicky picking up his next injury 🙁

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How many of Blesk’s 43 Czechs “the world is talking about” do you know?

A screenshot of the Blesk article on 43 Czechs the whole world is talking about

Perhaps because it was a slow news day, Blesk recently published a list of “43 Czechs the world is talking about.”

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Milos Zeman replaces Andrej Babis as “Czech Donald Trump”

A photo collage showing Donald Trump, Milos Zeman and Andrej Babis

The Donald, The Milos and The Andrej

Less than two months after Politico.eu named Andrej Babis the Donald Trump of the Czech Republic, The Conversation has anointed his successor: President Milos Zeman.

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The Televizni Noviny Drinking Game

Televizni Noviny

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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Czech edition of Metro falls for Guardian’s Jeremy Clarkson April Fool gag

Photo of Metro article about Jeremy Clarkson

Oops, looks like someone at Metro failed to see the funny side of the Guardian’s (rather weak) April Fool gag about Jeremy Clarkson backing their climate change campaign.

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