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Arthur Donker
By Edition On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018
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Recipe for Dim Sum

I really keep laughing on this rock! The Chinese consul, in a rage of charity, decided to give the population of Curaçao a valuable and educational gift. Of course we have to take the Chinese culture into account More...

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By Edition On Monday, April 30th, 2018
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Floating Fiasco

I really start to believe that the more titles, diplomas and nomination somebody has, the more stupid he becomes because he can’t think realistically. For some time already I wanted to react on the decision the More...

Arthur Donker
By Edition On Monday, November 13th, 2017
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The Curaçao Media

Years ago some minister took a popular decision to approve, in one clean sweep, all petitions for radio stations that were lying in the popular drawer for years. I said then that it would start a war and that it More...

Arthur Donker
By Edition On Monday, October 23rd, 2017
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Control in Curaçao

I just read in the papers that they want to start checking all illegal businesses that advertise on Facebook, the Vraag en Aanbod page, E Bay and all other car trunk businesses, these are people that sell everything More...

Arthur Donker
By Edition On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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Marilyn Mozes around the bend!

Before the last elections, when everybody was roaming the island in search of votes, I was at the UNA (University of Curacao) for a speech given by Marylin Mozes and even then I thought am I glad that she's not More...

Arthur Donker
By Edition On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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Ungrateful people

I am writing this in English so that my friends in St. Maarten can understand it too because it seems that the kids we "adopted" here after hurricane Irma, had a problem going to school here because they don't understand More...

Arthur Donker
By Edition On Thursday, September 7th, 2017
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Curacao’s promotion in the tv series “Narcos”

Everybody's upset, the newspapers are full of it and everybody is offended because Curaçao was portrayed in the tv series "Narcos" as a money laundering paradise where yachts full of cash would sail in to get laundered. Everybody More...

Arthur Donker
By Edition On Thursday, August 10th, 2017
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Not even a donkey will trip twice over the same stone

It really does not stop, we keep taking (expensive) decisions without thinking that cost us tons of money. Just to mention a couple, for example, compulsory education and free school for everybody. It is too sad More...

Arthur Donker
By Edition On Tuesday, August 1st, 2017
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I am Tula’s child!

I walk into the little Chinese take-out place, there is this dried-out alcoholic figure sitting in a corner observing me carefully with his bloodshot eyes and says in Papiamento: " Jesus, your legs are really white!" More...

Arthur Donker
By Edition On Wednesday, July 26th, 2017
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Once again a storm in a glass of water

I'm reading in the papers that our government is going to take drastic measures to deal, for once and for all, with all the illegal terrains, landfills, breeding nests, prostitution shacks and God knows what else, More...