Monthly Archives: December 2011

Quote of the Day: ” ” Birds in flight … are not between places, they carry their places with them …” quoted by Pico …

” Birds in flight … are not between places, they carry their places with them-claims the architect Vincenzo Volentieri. We never wonder where they are: they are at home in the sky, in flight. Flight is their way of being … Continue reading

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Shopping as an Art: ” Find the Best Checkout Line …” in —-

http://platform.twitter.com/widgets/hub.1324331373.html http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204770404577082933921432686.html ” Find the Best Checkout Line …” By RAY A. SMITH Associated PressA line at a Brentwood, Tenn., Best Buy during Black Friday last month. The wait feels endless. The checkout line hasn’t moved in 10 minutes. Why … Continue reading

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Best 0f (Best) : Best Movies of 2011 –in….

(some Posts are under construction … and will be completed over the holidays -hangover.  Hang in there):-) http://movies.nytimes.com/movies/critics/critics-picks MANOHLA DARGIS As we know, it’s become ritualistic for critics to whine about the end of the year being crowded with Oscar hopefuls. … Continue reading

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Best of Best of: Best posts —Best Books, Best Movies of 2011 — All the Best

Best posts —: Photo gallery: our favorite travel moments from around the world in — Posted on December 20, 2011 Ny bringebær-rekord (vs. lite jorbaer herfra) → Photo gallery: our favourite travel moments from around the worldPosted on July 31, 2010 by jonwadier Photo gallery: our favourite … Continue reading

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Smart Traveler: My Beijing Journal in —

Smart traveler The Expat factor ” When Pico Iyer moved to Japan 25 years ago …” http://www.nationalgeographic.com/ (you may have to go to the paper copy …)

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Thorny Issues/Food for Thought = Le saumon, ruine écologique de la Norvège … in —

http://www.rue89.com/rue89-planete/2011/12/24/le-saumon-ruine-ecologique-de-la-norvege-227529 Nous ouvrons un dossier un peu … épineux –qui rejoindra nos posts sur la Norvège -sous peu. We had the opportunity to discuss that issue last year during our stay, near Haugesund. Here is … some food for thought … Continue reading

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” L’explosion de la zone euro est desormais plausible…” in Le Monde

L’explosion de la zone euro est désormais plausible …” in —by jeanwadier http://www.lemonde.fr/crise-financiere/article/2011/12/20/l-explosion-de-la-zone-euro-est-desormais-plausible_1620791_1581613.html#ens_id=1268560 L’explosion de la zone euro est désormais plausible | 20.12.11 | 15h04   •  Mis à jour le 20.12.11 | 15h55 Pas le Les économistes étudient depuis des mois, parfois … Continue reading

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