Michal Chmela

Michal Chmela

Michal Chmela is a translator and journalist.

Of Rainbows and Rabbits

Good news: the Czech government backed a bill allowing same-sex marriage. Bad news: it’s only a publicity stunt to cover up for the mess created by the authoritarian government

Burn boxers, burn!

Miloš Zeman, the president of the Czech Republic, has just burned a pair of giant red underpants at a press conference called for this exact purpose. Meanwhile, Zeman has an even bigger iron in the fire.

Professional Idiot: an Anatomy

America is getting its first glimpse into the wonderful world of alternative facts provided by the highest level and it honestly seems a bit shocked. But worry not, dear, poor America: you are not the first nor the last.