24 January 2003 PRAGUE, Czech Republic, (Tyden)–Poles visit their doctor five time a year, Americans six times, and Czechs 15 times. The army doctor Bautze from Svejk [The Good Soldier Svejk by Jaroslav Hasek] might not be far from the truth when he says: “The Czech nation is a bunch of feigners.” The question is […]

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