Happy 600th Birthday Astronomical Clock!

This year marks the 600th Anniversary of the Astronomical Clock in the Old Town Square in Prague. The clock is huge! But what makes it so interesting is not so much its age, but the alchemy history behind it, and the little statues that pop out when it goes BONG! It’s beautiful to just sit…

Czech robber vs hand grenade

So a robber walks into a bank, he has a hand grenade as a weapon (guns are hard to come by in Czech) – the police are called and there’s a standoff. But it’s not like an American standoff. No. These police charge into the building and the robber drops the hand grenade. The smart…