News in Europe: Still Great Britain

Greetings, citizens, and what did I say? Scotland voted “No,” and the world did not stop. Read More News in Europe: Still Great Britain

News in Europe: Kiev Updates, Heatwave, Art Smuggling + More

Greetings, Persephoneers! Your regular News in Europe Unicorn, Karo, is still on vacation, and so you have me again. Let us take a look at the newsy bits that caught my interest this week, shall we?

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Women to Watch in London 2012: Kylie Grimes

Your feminist-friendly guide to the women of the 2012 Olympics and Paralympics: meet murderballer Kylie Grimes.

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2012 Olympics: Track and Field

Now that trials are underway, statuses change each day. I mistakenly thought since Track and Field started on Thursday with hammer throw, that they would be done by the weekend. Nope, again the United States is showing their last minute attitude by having the competition go until July 1. Games start July 27!!! Am I the only one freaked out by how little time there is between winning your spot on the team and the Olympics? I mean, they have to get all their adorable athletic outfits ready. It’s not like there is a huge storeroom with gobs of sizes to pick from… well maybe there is, who knows. More than 100 athletes will achieve their Olympic dreams in Track and Field events this week! Read More 2012 Olympics: Track and Field