Monthly Archives: December 2011

A New Year’s Wish

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Reading My First German Books

In an attempt to improve my German, I’m starting once more to make an effort to read German children’s books.  Last week, I read my first proper books in German.  Yes, they are still children’s books, but I’ve graduated from … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays!

Happy Hanukkah, Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to all of my fantastic readers.  Thank you so much for all your wonderful and insightful comments throughout the year.  I hope that this holiday season brings you much joy and if you … Continue reading

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Heiligabend

Despite receiving two invitations from Jesus Friends to attend their Heiligabend Gottdienst (Christmas Eve Mass) which promises Pop, Gospel and classic music, at the church down the road, I’m going to keep my Heiligabend more secular.  I’ve already been to … Continue reading

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Magic Woody Allen Zombie Jesus

Once again Tim Minchin is showing that he is the voice of reason during this ridiculously silly season.  Unfortunately, ITV executives thought that Christians with thin skin might get too offended at their son-god being the butt of a silly … Continue reading

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TWC: Objection!

I haven’t done a ‘This Week’s Crush’ in quite a while so I thought it was time I brought it back with a bang of the gravel. For the past month, I’ve been watching old episodes of Law & Order: … Continue reading

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Being Gay in Iraq

Imagine having to flee your country or watching loved ones being tortured and killed simply because you are gay.  This a horrifying fact of life for gay, lesbian and transgendered Iraqis.  Since the US invasion in 2003, homophobic violence is … Continue reading

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