Budget doesn’t add up

The projected outstanding public debt figure for 2014 will not now be 99.8% as announced earlier this week in the draft budget, but will be 98.9% after the discovery of a €10 billion ‘error’.


From the Frigiliana 3 Cultures brochure…Ooops

Costly error

The publishing company Penguin Australia was forced to pulp and reprint 7000 copies of Pasta Bible last week after a recipe called for “salt and freshly ground black people” – instead of pepper – to be added to the spelt tagliatelle with sardines and prosciutto….Penguin reprints book, peppered with an error, wants it taken with grain of salt… One just …

Investigation into the death of baby Rayán

A full investigation is being carried out into the death of baby Rayán at the Hospital Gregorio Marañón in Madrid. Rayán was delivered by Caesarean section shortly before his mother died from Influenza A, the first such fatality in Spain.


Google suffered a mild case of embarrassment on Saturday after a human error resulted in all search results coming up with the legend ‘this site may harm your computer’.