Economics and similar, for the sleep-deprived
A subtle change has been made to the comments links, so they no longer pop up. Does this in any way help with the problem about comments not appearing on permalinked posts, readers?
Update: seemingly not
Update: Oh yeah!
Sunday, September 21, 2008
Imperialist definite article, part 2
See this, from the Guardian readers' editor in 2004. He seems to suggest that "the Ukraine" was specifically introduced into English translations from Russian by Soviet-era translators who saw the pattern of the IDA and wanted to linguistically imply that Ukraine was similar to Sudan, Gambia, Yemen et all.
this item posted by the management 9/21/2008 10:42:00 AM