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And one for the Daaaamn album

Today’s bonus-bonus post was brought to you by Juice Media, and Helsinki Ilman Natseja (yes, Independence Day is coming up fast, I’ll see you at the march[1]). [1] I probably won’t see you at the march. Which is sad. Almost … Continue reading

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Schadenfräulein, Cola Fanta and Other Random Stuff

Day 35. 91 pages, 40,763 words. Yesterday afternoon I was mostly entertaining myself with schadenfreude (and, yes, unangebracht freude), over Laura Huhtasaari’s plagiarised Master’s thesis. It’s a very small and petty thing and it doesn’t actually matter, since the university isn’t pursuing it … Continue reading

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Public Service Announcement

Day 27. 81 pages, 36,717 words. One year ago (Saturday), Turku Finland was the unhappy site of a criminal assault, a terrorist attack resulting in the deaths of two women. The following is a public service announcement regarding this tragic event. … Continue reading

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Australia’s Final Solution

Day 23. 64 pages, 28,839 words. I received this link from my esteemed associate Mr. dreameling, and thought it was interesting and relevant to the recent political gulf we’re seeing not just in the US, but in a lot of … Continue reading

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Some More News

Day 10. 107 pages, 48,786 words. Ugh, I am out of time and energy. But I did watch this. You should check it out too, if you haven’t already. It deserves a signal boost. Because the US is really in … Continue reading

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Pennywisdom

Over the past couple of days I’ve been fixatedly watching this scary story unfold. It’s a story about a bloodthirsty id-like psychological force that employs imagery of our greatest phobias but for some reason most commonly takes the form of a … Continue reading

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Helsinki without Nazis: The Elevator People return, and the People of Tolku were also there (somewhere)

Yesterday’s Independence Day celebrations were very enjoyable on a number of levels. I’m delighted to have been here for Finland’s Centenary and I couldn’t be prouder of this insanely tough and stubborn little country. Obviously the day was also a … Continue reading

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