A positive image

For the true meaning of Nelson Mandela’s achievements and popularity, you’ll just need to head over to apple.com. As much as I agree that Mandela was a true and popular leader the world hasn’t met since Gandhi, I wonder what … Read more →

Some notes

Somehow odd, and hence qualifying to be published as a blog post (instead of a tweet): pop-culture-wise, some of my offline friends (regardless of their age, btw) seem to be living under a massive rock. A rock so huge that … Read more →

The Threat

A group of peace-loving hackers that manages to log into all news networks and carefully places a fake story of aliens that are about to attack planet earth. Q: What would happen?  

Glycyrrhiza yunnanensis

Bought this packet of “Dried Licorice Slices” from a Chinese shop today. Delicious stuff that I am using for teas and pure chewing pleasures. I also love liquorice (Dutch liquorice, that is), but this certainly is the low carb version … Read more →