June 9th, 2017

When the stars suck

In Moldova there is this huge weird gap between the "official" music and stars (the ones you can see on TV, etc) and the unofficial ones ("amateurs" who just sing in clubs sometimes or upload a couple of their songs on youtube). And I bet that any foreigner would absolutely confuse the two like we would:

The "official" stuff by "stars" looks like this:

The "amateurs" who are not let on TV and all the stars' official bashes are like this:

Old and new

This is McKinsey's office in Bucharest. One of my brothers was a partner at McKinsey (but not in Bucharest). I think their Romanian practice must be really small and I don't think they occupy the whole building.

UK Election

Does the UK election feel quite a bit like the last US presidential one?

I mean, would any other Labour candidate but Corbyn have beaten May while any Tory besides May would have beaten Corbyn?