Wondering when humanity will grow up and stop killing each other over supernatural beliefs. The Abrahamic religions have certainly accumulated a rather large death toll over two millennia. It’s all so pointless and sad. It's not so much religion but human nature. I can guarantee you that even if th...Jump to post
Sorry https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-Europe-46922420 Your link doesn't work when I click it despite that the url is correct. A brief quote from the article: A Belarusian model who said she had evidence of Russian collusion with Donald Trump's election campaign is now in Russian police custody. Na...Jump to post
https://i.pinimg.com/originals/4d/9e/b4/4d9eb49ef008f35cbf00b2c351cff2e0.jpg To continue on the image projection road, reversal film In Sweden we call(ed) them diabilder (dia = latin prefix = through, bilder = images) and diabildsprojektor. https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/6/63/...Jump to post
Privacy doesn't exist in a public place, accident or not. Jailing citizens because the police said you can't take photos in a public place is dangerous and scary to me. Yes there is. It is called GDPR. I am not a legal expert but taking pictures of accidents / accident victims might be a violation ...Jump to post
Going to be nearly 50 dF here in the mountains of western North Carolina. No need to say, "Happy Holidays;" let's say it for what it really is: "MERRY CHRISTMAS." Political correctness has no place around this time of year. Merry Christmas to all! You are wrong though. It is not...Jump to post
There are things that can be done but Trump and his fanboy trolls won't like it though. The core issue isn't the forest management that Trump and his trolls claim it is. The core issue is the drought (climate change) and you don't solve it by cutting down trees and building golf courses or suburbs. ...Jump to post
You won't believe it: "Google outage pushed traffic through Russia, China and Nigeria Traffic got rerouted Monday through ISPs in countries known for internet surveillance." https://www.cnet.com/news/google-outage-pushed-traffic-through-russia-china-and-nigeria/ This should absolutely nev...Jump to post
https://i.imgur.com/kLJ5KIN.jpg http://worldofsigns.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/sign-2510-MIDDELFART-II-tracy-apps-www.flickr.com_photos_tapps_.jpg Well you know what they say. "It's not the fart that kills you it's the smell" which is Swenglish for "It's not the speed that kills ...Jump to post
Here is the real reason we cannot end DST. Sports practice. Those of you with kids will understand. It is also why DST is extended into the end of October. At this time of the year the outdoor sports have moved indoors or have stopped for the season. For winter sports (skiing and etc) it will be da...Jump to post
Having an argument and being pushed is not justification for pulling out a gun and shooting someone, ever. Doesn't matter who started it or what the argument was about. Unless you are claiming you were there and witnessed the person that assaulted the gun owner did not threaten his life then you ha...Jump to post
My recommendation is Stockholm and it's archipelago. One of the finest cities in the world and both it and the archipelago will offer beauty, history. Tranquility will be found in the archipelago and culture can be found in in the city. There are both one day round-trips as well as comnuter ferries ...Jump to post
This edition of VOR will be the last. Volvo have sold the ownership to Atlant Ocean Racing Spain. http://www.searchmagazine.se/News/view/11277 https://www.volvooceanrace.com/en/news/11833_Next-edition-of-the-race-planned-for-2021-under-new-ownership.html That's a shame. I liked it under Volvo's man...Jump to post
Revelation wrote:If we can get past quibbles about exactly who is a millennial and who his not, it's interesting to read the angst of this 31-year-old in this piece.
salttee wrote:Notice that we have detected no coherent signal that indicates another advanced society.
It is sure going well now. https://edition.cnn.com/2018/06/14/politics/new-york-lawsuit-trump-foundation/index.html The New York attorney general on Thursday sued President Donald Trump's charitable foundation along with its directors -- the President, his sons Eric and Donald Jr. and daughter Ivank...Jump to post
Besides the distrust of Trump those that argue that this summit was a failure assert that Trump gave up too muck and that NK is not to be trusted based on their past record. Does anyone have any doubts that Trump will double down on war games if Kim doesn’t follow through? And I say Kim as his desi...Jump to post
Jouhou wrote:I'm pretty sure this is hosted in Sweden. Also, no streaming content. We're safe.
petertenthije wrote:Dieuwer wrote:The average dwelling from 200+ years ago would not be deemed acceptable as a garden shed.
Stockholm public library is one of Gunnar Asplund's master pieces. https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/4/4d/Stadsbiblioteket_2008a.jpg https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/5/51/Stadsbiblioteket_Stockholm_2009b.jpg https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/c/c6/Stockholm_Pu...Jump to post
So there we have a trade war between the two economic blocks. Trump bans EU Aluminium and steel --> EU bans a number of luxury goods --> Trump bans MB and BMW --> EU ???? so what's next ? And China wins this...... Thanks Trump, make China great! Machinery and chemicals. In 2017, machinery and vehic...Jump to post
Trump is poised to ban German car makers BMW and Mercedes Benz from selling cars in the USA. A big win for Ford/GM/Chrysler https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/cars/2018/05/31/president-trump-may-ban-german-luxury-carmakers-us-report/658745002/ Too bad for Ford that they will loose 1 million+ sale...Jump to post
This edition of VOR will be the last. Volvo have sold the ownership to Atlant Ocean Racing Spain.
https://www.volvooceanrace.com/en/news/ ... rship.html
It could be an ex-heavy lifter similar to this one. https://www.themaritimestandard.com/sal ... -capacity/Jump to post
Cant edit my previous post but military ships are usually not visible on marine traffic.Jump to post
It should be visible at Marinetraffic even if it just is anchored.Jump to post
Climb Dance - 1988 Pikes Peak Hill Climb, Ari Vatanen
And yet, it is the world most popular sport.... McDonald's sells more burgers than any other company in the world which I guess makes them "the most popular" burger restaurant. ...that doesn't mean their burgers are any good. The reason why it is the most popular "world" sport i...Jump to post
Boulevard mall manager Timo Kuusela said the incident started after reports that a man possibly carrying an assault weapon was spotted in the mall. "Police received a call and responded to the mall and evacuated the premises," Kuusela said. "Police have not located this person and th...Jump to post
Hard to beat this one : https://www.toureiffel.paris/themes/custom/tour_eiffel/img/poster-tour-eiffel-jour-nuit.jpg I'd say it depends on from what perspective one looks, engineering, aesthetics, uniqueness and etc. I find the Eiffel tower to be very unique and also a marvellous engineering work bu...Jump to post
The real issue here is the religion. Which one is it that we always see mucking up the world? Backwards society, covering up women, rampant incest, cutting people's heads off in the street, absolutely no fun of any kind. Too bad if you're gay. Forget about being trans. The world would be a better p...Jump to post
The City Hall (yellow building) with the main square https://media.snl.no/system/images/36928/standard_Eskilstunatorg900px.jpg The largest of the two central churches looks quite majestic. https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/e8/Klosters_kyrka.JPG The church is also very nice looking bu...Jump to post
I’m no military expert, but this seems like something we should be concerned about? It seems like Israel is itching to pick a fight. What exactly does Israel expect to achieve and what are the potential implications? They expect to achieve a reason (and sympathy) for them and USA to justify an atta...Jump to post
She learned nothing about herself. DNA just isn't that useful for blind searches into one's ancestry. However, it's very good for comparisons. Yeah, if you want know who an-fathers were then you have to do all the hard work yourself. My mother have spent the last two winters doing genealogy by manu...Jump to post
[Oh, and Sweden haven't confirmed that no crime occurred - they simply ceased attempts to apprehend Assange due to the current situation, but at no point did they exonerate Assange and at no point did they say they would never attempt the extradition again should the situation change. That is wrong...Jump to post
Who cares? It's the holiday season. I say Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays, interchangeably. This is what I find hilarious and, I hate to say it, the only thing I agree with Trump on - it's Christmas . It's not "the holiday season" (whatever the heck that means). No Muslim says "ha...Jump to post
According to Swedavia, Arlanda airport reached 26 million passengers during the year this week.
https://www.swedavia.se/arlanda/nyheter ... resenarer/
Space shuttle Discovery.Jump to post
EA CO AS wrote:[quote="bmacleod"The question about her parents, I believe, was answered. They were truly no one (although it still doesn't explain the flashback
of her watching a ship fly away), and knowing that the Force doesn't necessarily need a rare bloodline to be harnessed, and
that even nobodies can wield it in many cases, opens up all new opportunities for the franchise.