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Archivo para octubre 2010

My favorite books


J’ai cette habitude. Sitant je finis un libre, je le donne a quelqun, sous condition qu’ils le donnent aussi. Pourtant, il y a un nombre de bouquins que j’appercie et que je traîne par le monde avec moi. Alons les examiner. –Memorias de Adriano by Margerite Yourcenar Ce bouquin fit un homme de l’énfant. Ça […]

More a-historical hijinks


So now I’ve discovered Crusader Kings. I’m playing right now as the King of Aragon, Duke of Barcelona, count of Lleida, Tarragona, Zaragoza y Calatayud, as well as Duke of Grenada and count of Almeria, Murcia and Algeciras. And It’s a pretty cool game, I’m winning and stuff. Now, something happened… 😦 And as I […]

SA is fun


From the SA quotes thread: RandomFerret posted: No, Moslems don’t believe that Jesus was the messiah. Think of sacred books like a movie. The Torah is the first one, and the New Testament is the sequel. Then the Qu’ran comes out, and it retcons the last one like it never happened. There’s still Jesus, but […]

Tips for frequent travelers


You probably know that I am a frequent traveller. So I thought, why not share some of the (probably silly) tips I’ve learn over the years? – The fastest way to go through security is to stuff all your metallic objects in your coat pockets, and shove that into the x-ray machine. Then you can […]

Tenth of October, two thousand and ten


I know, I know, I haven’t written in a while. The posting frequence of this blog is still genital. I am preparing some posts, though. So, today I just want to mark the date. Today is 10/10/10. Today is the day of the answer. 42 is the answer There can be many answers, but The […]