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Tuesday, October 25th, 2011

I’m somewhat surprised that Europe isn’t doing more to boot out members of the Eurozone who never should have been there. Much of Europe is set up on the fudge – rules are agreed, voted on by national parliaments and then ignored if it doesn’t fit what governments want to do.  Many countries struggled to [...]

Thursday, September 15th, 2011

So the Summer of 2011 is soon officially ending. People were desperately shouting about the end of summer weeks ago. But it wasn’t. The weather has remained reasonably good. Today is cooler but next week seems low 20s and sunny. Great weather by any account. I’m sorry that your kids had to go back to [...]

Thursday, November 25th, 2010

A decade or so ago Bhutan said they’d start tracking GNH…that’s Gross National Happiness for those on the outside of that lingo.  Well at the time it sounded like a snow job to me. I mean that the government realised it can’t boost material wealth so why not focus on something where they can more [...]

Thursday, November 4th, 2010

OK, ok, so my plan was to venture to Mexico for Nov 4th to Dec 15th. I didn’t get to do it.  Sigh…just too much on the go right now.   Maybe in the deep winter after Christmas? This way I’ll have a chance to respond to my friends in Australia who are about to hammer [...]

Sunday, August 8th, 2010

Nope, not the score of the Germany-England game from last week, but rather the score of the Heavy Rain vs. Sunshine days  for my recent Mexican sojorn. Well at least that was the score the day of the Germany-England debacle. We really enjoyed Playa Del Carmen. The direct flight to Cancun, and a 1 hour [...]

Wednesday, June 16th, 2010

Brilliant. Lego World Cup: England vs. USA (And man, why do I want  honey after hearing this?)

Friday, February 19th, 2010

Seems like Asok has finally gone to the dark side – and is doing SEO.