Wednesday, 9 May 2018
The daily news from the Republic . . .
and The Crown
an evening paper
thrust my way
Austrian justice system threatened with financial collapse.
Moscow military power parade commemorates victory against nazi Germany.
Iran nuclear deal. What will Trump do next?
World record at David Rockefeller auction. Private art collection sold for €545 million.
Five Austrian friends share €45 million lottery jackpot.
Germany: 800 police raid illegal immigrant network of fake security officers.
Zero tolerance for bogus asylum seekers following brutal murder.
Viennese spend €129 on average on Mother's Day presents.
France: 71st international film festival report.
Sport: Dominic Thiem on masters tournament in Madrid (tennis)
Austrian Cup Final tonight 8:30pm. Salzburg v. Graz (football)
Television: Cesar Sampson "an Austrian Lewis Hamilton" reaches Eurovision final.
That's it. That's basically all you really need to know.
See how it's going?
It's all downhill from here.
Sorry I can't be more optimistic when it comes to reflecting on the mainstream daily news. That's why I have several alternative news links in the sidebar.
So it is, as Kurt Vonnegut would say if he was here in this Viennese cafe with me.