Press Release: Let Them Eat Cake
Provokator Print Magazine
I am so hungry a I could eat horse takes on a different meaning when it comes to Japanese ice cream flavors, while famous vegetarians such as Ghandi, Einstein and Pamela Anderson would find it nauseating. A child dies of hunger-related causes every five seconds, while more than a billion adults in North America and Europe are believed to be obese of overweight. Most Czech woman are unhappy with their bodies, and one half of U.S. women ages 18 to 25 would prefer to be run over by a truck than be fat. And for the cannibals out there, what goes better with red wine, black or white flesh?
For more absurd food/hunger facts scavenged by our ever-examing epicure, Sara Norman, pick up your nearest print issue and flip it over, salt to taste and bon appetite.
"Withering Glance at Fading Beauties"
What some people won't do for looks, even if at some point the quest for the "perfect" figure becomes less about vanity than compulsion. The pressures of adolescence, families, and fashion can send some down the path toward bulimia or anorexia, which holds the highest mortality rate of psychological disorders. On the other hand, pro-ana voyeurs get off on the images of woman wasting away. Tiffany Phillips examines eating disorders in the Czech Republic.
"Nine Planets Without Intelligent Life" - Intermission
We take a momentary break from the interstellar travel memoirs of Chris and Ben to experience these two bots boating around and waxing philosophic about the morality of eating fish.
"Mystic Sk8 Cup 2006"
This year's Mystic Sk8 Cup is sure to satiate your skate hungers with a streetstyle, vert and, for the first time, a bowl contest with a large side order of music and art. Andy Lunt interviews the
man who started it all 13 years ago, Tomáš Rejman, to find out why this event lures heavy
international contenders, Jamie Thomas and Tony Hawk to name a few.
The glorious month of June busts out all over with the first instalment of club personality Angel Eyedealism's astrology column.
With only one more "End of the Line" to go Monsieur Milan (gourmet) Gagnon takes a vegan break in a city known to chew these dietary dissidents up and spit them out in a bloody meaty pulp. On a quest to three very different vegan/vegetarian restaurants he finds his Eden, well almost.
"You Put What in Your Mouth?"
Whatever your native culture, the regions you've travelled to, or the religion you were raised in dictates you feast on, chances are the are some things you simply won't consume. Whether your taboos include guinea pigs, feces, or human flesh, Pamela Moye lets you know that you can rest assured that there's someone out there eating enough of them for the both of you.
Cover: Sarah Kunkler
translations: Martina Čermáková / comic: Jana Šulcová
photos: Jan Přerovský
Czech-Chinese dance work to premiere at Archa by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV (Foto: Divadlo Archa)
Ordinary People finds similar life stories in dancers from different countries
Festival Spectaculare starting fourth edition by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV
The multi-genre festival will bring electronic and ambient music and more
Dave Johns will be live in Prague by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV
The British comedian will be at a downtown movie theater for one show only
Slav Epic seen by 400,000 by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV (Foto: Prague City Gallery)
Cycle of paintings will now go to Asia for a tour
The Cremator by Národní Divadlo - The Estates Theatre
Spalovač mrtvol (orig. Czech titel) by Ladislav Fuks
Paintings of Havel open at DOX by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV (Foto: Martin Polák)
A new cycle of 10 paintings by Tomáš Císařovský chronicle the late president's life
Kids Riot as a Surrealist Reflection of Today’s Society by Marya Oliynyk - Anglo American University (Foto: Fotograf Gallery)
Permanent Transformation @ Fotograf Gallery, until 17th of December
Prague 7 seeks to be an art district by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV (Foto: Továrna)
A new plan will encourage cooperation among institutions
Three Tales @ The New Stage by National Theatre Opera (Foto: Hana Smejkalová)
by Beryl Korot & Steve Reich
Giant airship installed over Prague's DOX Centre by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV (Foto: Dox - FB)
Wooden zeppelin named Gulliver is a place for art and literature discussion
Personal Assistant who SAVES YOUR TIME and NERVES. Just ask...
Don’t miss out on historical low Czech mortgage rates!
First Cobbler's Prague Bakery Cup Cake Shop @ PALLADIUM!
Take a guided tour to Sapa, Prague’s “Little Vietnam”
First diamonds museum in Prague
Trabant Museum @ STK Motol
Armádní muzeum Žižkov
Národní památník hrdinů heydrichiády