Wednesday, February 13, 2008

Nicole Kidman's swimsuit = Nine cows

A swimsuit left at a Swedish pool by Australian movie star Nicole Kidman has been sold at auction to buy cows for poor families in India.

More here. I wonder why this momentous news has not found its rightful place in this blog.

* * *

In other news, the fifth Asian Esperanto Congress started yesterday in Bangalore. Abdul Salam, president of the Indian Esperanto Federation, spoke these stirring words:

The number of Esperantists is increasing. A day will come when the entire world will speak one language — Esperanto.


  1. Ludwig said...

    > spoke these stirring words:

    In English?! :)

  2. Remush said...

    It depends who he was speaking to.
    If he addressed a monolingual ignorant, he did not have much choice, did he?

  3. Anonymous said...

    VIDEO of the stunt gone wrong on the set of 'Invasion' that sent Nicole Kidman to the hospital. Check Out