Don’t You Be My Neighbor (Country)

https://theculturetrip.com/europe/articles/these-hilariously-rude-maps-show-europe-according-to-europeans/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=ad&utm_campaign=06302017rudemaps My mother once spent the better part of the morning on Christmas Eve in a sex shop talking to three elderly men, the owner and two of his friends. Their subject of conversation? The mutual distrust their country and hers have for Russia. One of the four conversationalists (my mother) justified it with, “we…

The Skagen Painters – Instagramers of the 19th century

The road to Denmark started in a dorm in Hungary when I got a scholarship from the French government for Hungarian summer school. Still with me? Good, because this is typical. Ask me where I’m from or what my first (therefore native) language is, and you get an entire litany instead of a three-word-answer. I’ll…