Hollister Store at Boulevard Berlin

     |    Sunday May 27th, 2012

Last Friday, I entered a Hollister store for the first time at the new Boulevard Berlin mall. I don’t think that this store is anything for me. It feels more like a club than a clothing store in my opinion, but I guess that teenagers will like it. However, I was very impressed with their 

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Frank Zander performing at Kottbusser Tor

     |    Sunday May 20th, 2012

Last Friday, while riding the bus, I saw a strange scene from the bus window: German entertainer Frank Zander singing at Kottbusser Tor. Some people had gathered around him and a camera crew was filming. I don’t know if he was giving a concert there or filming music video. If so, this is quite a 

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Gerhard Richter – Believe the Hype

     |    Monday May 7th, 2012

I didn’t know what to expect when I visited the Gerhard Richter exhibition at the Neue Nationalgalerie in Berlin a couple days ago. In fact, I must admit that it is only recently that I have first heard about Gerhard Richter. Before going to the exhibition, a friend who is an artist told me that 

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Repentant US white supremacist removes his racist facial tattoos

     |    Sunday November 13th, 2011

Bryon Widner, a former US white supremacist, covered his face with racist tattoos as a teenager. Decades later, after leaving the white supremacist movement and being unable to find a job with such appearance, he started to strongly regret his decision of tattooing his face in such way. At one point, he felt so bad 

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Not my Life

     |    Sunday October 30th, 2011

Last week, the feature-length documentary « Not my Life » of Robert Bilheimer was showed on CNN. It was presented in two parts. I could only watch part 2. This is a documentary about slavery of children in the world that I have found very interesting. Part 2 deals with the subject of children soldiers and child 

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