Monthly Archives: June 2011

My Brain Scares Me

On the U-Bahn this evening I noticed that the guy sitting opposite me had a bag that looked like it was from the brand called Trap as it had TRAP in huge letters written down the side of it.  Now … Continue reading

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A1 Prüfung Zeit

I have my A1 Prüfung (exam) tomorrow and again on Thursday.  The test is divided into 4 parts – Grammar and Reading which are on Tuesday and Listening and Writing which are on Thursday.  I feel quietly confident about grammar … Continue reading

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When Peanuts Met Twitter

What happens when the genius of Charles Schultz meets the inane ramblings of Twitter?  Pure genius is what. Enter Peanutweeter. It’s a wonderful way to waste hours of time when you should be doing something else.  Not that I would … Continue reading

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Prejudice

Tim Minchin performs a song about one of the most taboo words in the English language. It is not what you think.

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Racism is never OK

Go and read this post by Stereo to get a first hand account of what it is like to be a gorgeous Nigerian woman living in the UK.  The treatment that she and her family have had to endure is … Continue reading

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LARPed Out

I arrived home from Orkkriege III at 2am this morning, got a couple of hours sleep and then had to endure a full day of work, therefore, I haven’t got the brain space to blog about how awesome it was.  … Continue reading

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MIA

This afternoon I will be jumping into a van with 4 German guys and heading off to Bad Tölz for Orkkriege III.  Bad Tölz is in the south of Germany near the Austrian border, therefore we need to drive almost … Continue reading

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