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Chirp of the Day - Australia

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A Norwegian friend of mine was telling me about the first time he ever traveled outside of Europe, which happened to be a gap-year stint in Australia after...

Meat and Veg(etarianism)

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UPDATE: I stumbled upon this George Monbiot post today (Jan 24) from a few months back, discussing what seems to be a very interesting book by one Simon Fair...

New Year’s Resolutions and Literary snobs

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New Year's resolutions?  Not a fan. Well, I say that but I'll probably try and harden my resolve in finishing up some things I've been putting off fo...

Quote of the Day - Idiots

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"Never argue with an idiot. He'll drag you down to his level and beat you with experience." Not sure of the original source, but spotted this pithy little pi...

Leaving Europe in a few hours

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The taxi arrives in three and a half hours to be precise... And it's just gone midnight now, so you can guess how I'm going to be feeling after the 16-odd ho...