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Mercedes Maybach
Posted on in Czech News

Car thief brags of prolific success

Man says movie inspired him to take stealing to a new level When Radko Souček, 32, saw Gone in 60 Seconds — the 2000 movie in which Nicolas Cage plays a thief who can steal a car in less than a minute — he knew he had to try it himself. “If Nicolas Cage could… Keep Reading

Jiří Ovečka
Posted on in Cinema

ČTV documentary angers Muslims

A Czech Television (ČTV) documentary is threatening to raise tensions within the country’s Muslim population to a level not seen here during weeks of recent global unrest over the publication of cartoons depicting the Prophet Muhammad. Ambassadors to the Czech Republic from Arab nations and members of the Czech Muslim community say they are outraged… Keep Reading

Codex Gigas
Posted on in Culture

Codex Gigas: The Devil’s Bible

A legendary work returns to Prague More than 350 years after it was looted from Prague by the Swedish Army during the Thirty Years’ War, a famous medieval text will return to its native land, though only temporarily. The Codex Gigas often referred to by its sexier name, the Devil’s Bible — should be on… Keep Reading

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