Monthly Archives: December 2015

2015 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 520 times in 2015. If it were a cable car, it … Continue reading

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A Procrastinating Post

As I have a tentative deadline for my thesis 23.59 on Sunday, and I will be spending all day tomorrow cleaning the flat and packing, I probably should not be blogging today, but anyway… This is just a quick note … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

I want to wish all my friends a very Merry Christmas! True to form, this post will be posted after midnight on Christmas Day, as that is the traditional time to celebrate Christmas. However, in Sweden and the other Nordic … Continue reading

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A Politically Correct Santa?

Originally posted on Janet Carr @ :
? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ‘Twas the night before Christmas and Santa’s a wreck… How to live in a world that’s politically correct? His workers no longer would answer to “Elves”,…

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Book review: Gypsy Boy by Mikey Walsh

At a time where Sweden, and probably a lot of Europe, sees a lot of Romany immigrants, it was a bit of a coincidence that the book Gypsy Boy by Mikey Walsh was on an 83% for my Kindle. Mikey Walsh … Continue reading

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The Patron Saint of Nebraska

So, today many of the Christian Churches over the world celebrate the feast day of St Lucy of Syracuse. Like many of the early martyrs, Lucy had consecrated her virginity to God, and she hoped to distribute her dowry to … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to me, I guess?

Today I turn 32, and I have to say that my 32nd year on this planet has been very eventful indeed… I started the year sleeping in the guest room at work and working until 11pm verging a Christmas Carol … Continue reading

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