Free potatoes are handed out to those who support the mayor. Scornful insults to those who liked a post about the mayor’s corruption.
If we want to write a good female character, we have to take a script written for a male lead and gender-flip it. There will be no tediousness and hidden condescension and it will blow minds – even with a mediocre story.
The communists had “imperialist sabotage” to blame for their failures. Anti-communists have their own people. Or cyber criminals, as they call them.
Orbán is dismantling the state apparatus and putting huge chunks of the country out of the reach of any future government. Is he preparing to lose in 2022?
We, Hungarians, have weird problems. Like trying to figure out which opposition parties are faking it.
No, universities didn’t become private. They have just lost their autonomy to Orbán.
66% of Fidesz voters have no idea the pandemic situation in Hungary is worse than other countries.
Orbán is more afraid of UEFA than Merkel and Biden combined.
Dictators love to adorn public (and not so public) places with their own image. They also tend to distribute in some form the leaders’ little thoughts. Orbán managed to combine the two.
Orbánists abroad keep referring to a new “renaissance” in Europe. They mean “feudalism”.