Melania Trump: Slovenian side of story
Design: Martina Semec Volovec Translation: Petra Ganc, Brian Hamby Audiobook: Niko Zagode
Not so long ago, Melania was a dedicated housewife who was rarely gave interviews, despite her ability to speak six languages. The best Slovenian joke I remember from that period is that she is the only person in the world who speaks no languages since she does not know English and she forgot Slovenian.
Through my eyes: The USA
Design: Sanja Plantak
At some point, Kevin blurted out: “You know, I’m bothered by something, which I’d like to ask you about. But I don’t know if it’s appropriate.” I really did not expect such an introduction to a conversation since it had happened on numerous occasions before that we seriously crossed the border of what was appropriate with jokes I dare not write here. Afterwards, it took me many minutes to pry the matter out of him, saying: “Come, on, Kevin, but I already know more about you than about most of my Slovene friends, not to mention the numerous dirty jokes we have exchanged on the topic of “understanding” women. Why then, are you so reserved?” Finally, I heard him say: “Okay, I’m sorry. As you know, I haven’t traveled much in life and don’t know your part of the world. But I really must ask you this thing that’s been bothering me – which race are you?”