Monthly Archives: December 2008

Die Bahn, die die die!

Travelling with Die Bahn, as it proudly calls itself, is always an adventure (but not of the sort you would look forward to, unless you are masochistic), but even more so around Christmas. I had my share of missed connections, … Continue reading

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‘Tis the season …

… to use Unicode (codepoint U+2603): ☃ Merry Christmas!

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Neque fumus neque rex

I’ve just read this, and I’m flabbergasted: Noting that the White House was a no-smoking zone, Brokaw asked Obama, Have you stopped smoking? I have, Obama replied, smiling broadly. What I said was that there are times where I have … Continue reading

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2008 is so good, it gets extended

For me personally, 2008 was (and still is) a good year. I’ve heard there are some folks a little worried about this recession thingy, but not me. Anyway, recession will run full steam ahead in 2009, not 2008. Or maybe … Continue reading

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Serenity, Tranquility, and Peace of Mind

People seem to assume that it is impossible to be an entrepreneur without having a mobile phone. I am determined to refute this. I love challenges. Unless, of course, I succumb to the cult of the iPhone. I can remember … Continue reading

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