At the age of 10, Amy formed a rap duo with her best friend Juliette Ashby called Sweet ‘N’ Sour. At that time she was already wiriting her own songs, which proves she was precocious talent.
Initially she aspired to be roller-skating waitress like the ones she’d seen in American movies, Her favourite film was ‘American Graffiti' as you can see in the poster below:.
Once during a photo shoot, Amy Winehouse took a glass shard and wrote in her stomach ' I love Blake' in front of an interviewer. She also said bad words. Posteriorly, Amy & Blake got married in a surprise marriage in Miami, but the relationship didn't last much. Apparently, the termination of this relationship is what introduced Winehouse to crack and heroin.
Amy Winehouse had as many as 11 cats at one time. She mentioned once that she wanted to leave all her money to a cats’ home as an ultimate sign of rebellion.
The vocalist of U2 was giving an acceptance speech, after receiving a trophy at the Q Music Awards when Amy yelled at him. According to Rolling Stone, she said, “Shut up! I don’t give a f—!”
It is widely believed that Curitiba has one of the best public transportation systems in the world.Indeed, the public transportation is well organized, being divided by colors in order to identify the destination of each bus, and people are able to check on the internet the schedule of every line.
There are many ecological buses; this kind of green transport uses a biofuel, which contributes to reducing pollution. Moreover , their schedule works very well, and are comfortable and inexpensive.
However, the Curitiba public transportation system is actually far from perfect. For example, it is possible to spend at least thirty minutes waiting for an empty bus to get in. Meanwhile, these ecological buses are not the conventional lin_es. Generally, these conventional lines are crowded in the peak traffic periods. In addition, they are old, without good maintenance, and therefore break down a lot.
All these factors are examples that the transportation systems in Curitiba have to improve in many aspects, before being amongst the best public transportation system in the world. Hence, if you are planning to visit Curitiba and use the public transportation system, be aware that sometimes it will not be the best experience.