The view from Spain
Madrid and Moncloa
November 21, 2011
By Phil Ball
It was General Election day on Sunday in Spain, and as you can imagine, everyone was really interested in who the next Prime Minister was going to be. Well, as long as the football results were in first, of course.
The tabloid Marca has an occasionally witty back-page columnist by the name of Miguel Serrano, and he openly admitted in the Saturday edition for which PM he was intending to vote. He said that it would be for a guy with a beard, whose surname began ...