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My hard drive has passed away

Dear friends and visitors, We have gathered here today to mourn the loss of a truly reliable friend. Not even two years of age, my loyal companion Matrox, nickname 250 GB Disk, passed away two days ago. Without any previous symptoms he lost his life under rather mysterious circumstances. Let us all remember him, and […]

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Biased and personal? Yep, that’s me.

Apart from the encouraging comments I received, there is always a number of people complaining. Comments like “WTF do you know about America? You don’t live here!” or “You’re not American. You don’t have the right to tell us what to do!!!” are of the more harmless sort. Now, I never claimed to know everything […]

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It’s not all about April Fools on the 1st of April

No, I don’t like April Fools. I don’t think that laughing about other people should be limited to a certain date. So, I looked for some other things that have happened on a 1st of April. Like these: 1873 – The RMS Atlantic sinks off the coast of Nova Scotia. When the recovered bodies were […]