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[3 юни 2015 | No Comment | ]

The Consulate General of Bulgaria in Chicago kindly invites you to CELEBRATE BULGARIA
on Yune 7, 2015 from 12 pm – 3 pm
at the Chicago Botanic Garden

In English, любопитно »

[1 юни 2015 | No Comment | ]

През 1966 година инвестиционният анализатор Хари Браун написал за Коледа на 9-годишната си дъщеря писмо, което до днес обикаля света чрез медиите. Той се опитал да обясни на детето си, че нищо на този свят, дори любовта, не може да се възприема като даденост.

In English, Е-Списание, Избрано »

[23 май 2015 | No Comment | ]

DON’T SHIELD THE KIDS
Parents pass along many lessons and values to their children, but financial education is one subject often ignored. Clearly, the costs of ignorance can be high — just how large is your outstanding credit card balance?
HARD NUMBERS
Ron Lieber, who writes the “Your Money” column for The New York Times and recently published The Opposite of Spoiled…

In English »

[20 май 2015 | No Comment | ]

28 и 30 мая, 8.00 pm; 2 июня, 6.30 pm. Концерты Чикагского симфонического оркестра (далее – ЧСО), в которых абсолютная музыкальная классика встретится с новой музыкой. С одной стороны – увертюра “Тайные судьи” Г.Берлиоза и Третья (“Героическая”) симфония Л.ван Бетховена; с другой – мировая премьера Скрипичного концерта “Швея” (“The Seamstress”, солистка – Дженнифер Ко) композитора-резидента ЧСО Анны Кляйн. Дирижер – музыкальный руководитель Симфонического оркестра Сиэттла Людовик Морло.

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[19 май 2015 | No Comment | ]

“The secret of my success is that we have gone to exceptional lengths to hire the best people in the world.”
Steve Jobs

In English, политика »

[18 май 2015 | No Comment | ]

Etienne Chouard: I think our political impotence comes from the fact that what we call “democracy” is actually the exact opposite. What we call “democracy” today, is anything but a democracy: it is an aristocratic oligarchy.
And it hasn’t happened by chance, or due to corrupt or vicious players.

In English, Авторски страници »

[6 май 2015 | No Comment | ]

The Mayor of Chicago Rahm Emanuel Acknowledges the General Consulate of the Republic of Bulgaria, the American Research Center in Sofia and The Field Museum for their work with the Bulgarian Community in Chicago.

In English, Избрано »

[24 апр. 2015 | No Comment | ]

A new scandal hit Hillary Clinton on Thursday thanks to an exhaustive report from Mike McIntire and Jo Becker at The New York Times. The story involves a Canadian company called Uranium One, a Russian investor, the State Department, and The Clinton Foundation.

In English »

[18 апр. 2015 | One Comment | ]

In December, 2010, The Economist published an article on “the geography of happiness” which declared Bulgaria—at that time (along with Romania) the newest, and perhaps most maligned, member of the E.U.—“the saddest place in the world.” Almost exactly a year later, Georgi Gospodinov, Bulgaria’s best-known writer, published his second novel, “The Physics of Sorrow.”

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[18 апр. 2015 | No Comment | ]

Did you know the average person spends 4 years of his life looking down at his cell phone?
Kind of ironic, ain’t it?
How these touch-screens can make us lose touch
But it’s no wonder in a world filled with
IMac’s, iPads and iPhones

In English, Избрано »

[29 мар. 2015 | No Comment | ]

Here’s a popular joke doing the rounds in my country at the moment. Three Bulgarian men, dressed in traditional Japanese costume and armed with swords, are walking down a street in Sofia. One of the passersby asks them who they are and what they want.
“We are the seven samurai and we want to make this country a better place,” say the men.
“Why are there only three of you then?”
“The other four are all working abroad.”