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Madrid tackles ‘el manspreading’ on public transport with new signs

The British newspaper, The Guardian, have been following the growing problem of El Manspreading:

Transport authorities in the Spanish capital want to encourage men to respect boundaries on bus seats and keep legs closed.”

Really, seriously, are you pulling my leg?!  In the great scheme of things, does anyone really care?  I for one, have more important things to worry about than a geezer´s knees.  OMG, get a grip!

If you want to read more, check out the full report here.

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The UK and Manchester needs Juanan Garcia and Ismael Balotelli

Please fight for open borders, human decency, kindness, tolerance and diversity. Reasons why the UK is infinitely better with the Spanish influence. Click here to hear Flamenco in Manchester:Despaciti Brexit

 

The British Way: How to make a complaint!

Nikki Big BrotherControversially, Nikki is considered to be, by far, one of the most entertaining British Big Brother contestants.

She is well known for her furious Diary Room rants and her daily battles with the other housemates.

Watch this video to find out how she complains to Big Brother about the lack of heating in the house and try to hear what words she uses to say that she is sooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo cold. It´s hilarious and I love her!

To be filmed in.. which country?

In what country is this well-known tourist landmark?

rbClues:

1. The official religion of this country is Buddhism
2. According to recent statistics, there are 67 million inhabitants living in this country,
3. It is a well-known fact that some scenes from the chick-flick film: ‘Bridget Jones – The Edge of Reason’, were filmed in this country.
4. If I wanted to learn how to be a masseuse, I might enrol on a course in this country.

If I had… which country?

In what country is this well-known tourist landmark?

kharnakClues:

1. The official religion of this country is Islam
2. According to recent statistics, there are 82 million inhabitants living in this country
3. It is a well-known fact that some scenes from the James Bond film: ‘The spy who loved me’, were filmed in this country.
4. If I had more money and time, I would definitely visit this country because I’m nuts about eating halawa.

To be made from: which country?

In what country is this well-known tourist landmark?

usClues:

1. It is said that there are 254 countries in the world, and this statue is located in a country which represents 198 different nationalities.
2. The neoclassical sculpture is made from copper, iron and steel.
3. According to the sculpture, the sculpture represents a symbol of freedom and liberty.
4. It is well known that this statue was a gift by the French.
5. If you were me, you would have been to this country 5 times.

To represent: which country?

In what country is this well-known tourist landmark?

aonClues:

1. In a city close to where this statue is placed, a popular way of saying hello is: ‘wey aye, man’
2. This contemporary sculpture is made from steel
3. According to the sculpture , the sculpture represents the transition from an industrial age to an information era
4. It is well known that most of the funding for this project came from the National Lottery

To create: which famous graffiti artist painted this?

Which famous graffiti artist painted this?

iyrClues:

1. The artist is British.
2. Until 2014 nobody knew the identity of this artist.
3. It was recently reported that over a period of 10 years this artist created over 500 different graffiti in the city of London.
4. If you think painting on public property is a crime, you will think this artist is a vandal. I, on the other hand, think he’s a genius!

To be a nutjob: who painted this?

Which famous painter painted this?

lemonsClues:

  1. The painter died in 1987.
  2. A version of this print is hung in Málaga’s CAC museum.
  3. According to me, the painter was a complete nutjob.
  4. If you see a can of baked beans or tomato soup, you will be reminded of the painter.

To be moved: who painted this?

Which famous painter painted this?

gClues:

1. The painter lived in Málaga for 5 years.
2. It is hung in a royal art gallery in Madrid
3. According to experts , the painting is a statement against fascism
4. If you see the original, you will be profoundly moved.