Quirky Politics

Trough the broken mirror
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Panama Papers – A CIA operation?

It stinks worse than a surfeit of skunks crashing a Texas Fourth of July picnic. Look at even the superficial facts of the so-called “Panama Papers.” A Munich Germany mainstream…

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US Elections 2016 and how it affects you!

In the wake of the US presidential elections it is worth reminding ourselves about what ‘democracy’ is or what it should be. This word is so deeply entrenched in the American psyche…

A very Zen Romance

By Melanie Stormm

Addictive Technology

All the bytes you can eat

Happy Travels

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China: Tiger Leaping Gorge

Tiger Leaping Gorge is one of the deepest gorges in the world and one of the most popular hikes in China. Yet, standing at the trailhead I was in doubt…

A Cuban Rider

The Sensual Cuba

Travel writers often paint Cuba as a place where time has stopped. I do not agree. I think that in Cuba, time has not stopped, but it only got diverted…

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Testing Nikon D5100 in Israel

Key Features: •   16.2 megapixel DX-format CMOS sensor •   Side-articulated 3.0″ LCD monitor (920,000 dots) •   11 AF points (with 3D tracking) •   IS0 100-6400 range (Up to 25,600 equivalent when expanded) •   HD movies…

Urban Myths


80 species of Aliens reported

 Paul Hellyer was Canadian Minister of Defense in 1960s, ruling over the country’s armed forces during the time of the Cold War – and when he retired he publicly stated…