While it doesn’t have the ring of 9/11 or 7/7, one cannot forget 1/30/06 when the international community rallied behind Foreign Minister Plassnik after her scarf was abducted by radically progressive terrorists:...and then you all know the rest of the story from the hit book and movie How Ursula Got Her Scarf Back. But, see, the point is that no matter how towering, the 6'4" Austrian superwoman is charmingly human after all. More highlights of the art of diplomatic accessorizing as the week continues!
Yet a clearly distraught and angered diplomat can always keep her head high is times of adversity:
Wednesday, July 12, 2006
The History of Ursula Plassnik's Scarves, Part II
In my haste to start this series with Ursula's most extravagent scarf yesterday, Pony Pal™ Fritz reminded me that perhaps it would be a good idea to balance this triumph with a reminder of her darkest hour. Fritz gives the rundown: