The King of Spain’s Christmas speech
In Spain there is a deep-rooted custom of closely following the television speech that King Juan Carlos offers every Christmas Eve at 9 pm. It is very strange that people are so aware of a speech that is almost always based on the same elements: showing how good the union feels for Spain and then reviewing the main problems that the country has, especially by emphasizing in terrorism.
The truth is that it is an extremely old and outdated act, which does not match anything with the modern Spain that the King proclaims. Toño Fraguas He found 6 errors on the set of the speech – which looked like something out of 1980 – some joking and some very true. Those little details…
Seeing the pull that the speech has and especially taking into account that its audience is around 100%, it could well be updated. They have a long year to do it.