The end of the 60 W light bulb

     |    Thursday September 1st, 2011

Some people might disagree with me, but I regret that the 60 W light bulb has disappeared for good from German stores, yesterday. The light given by the new kind of light bulbs is not very nice in my opinion and I dislike the fact that dangerous mercury escapes from them, should they break. On top 

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Wahl-O-Mat

     |    Sunday August 28th, 2011

Photo: PeterXIII on flickr The Berlin City Parliament elections will take place on September, 18th. I sometimes have troubles choosing between two political parties that I find quite similar. That is why; I find the following website interesting (unfortunately, only available in German). The website’s name is Wahl-O-Mat.

Gérard Depardieu removed from a plane last week

     |    Sunday August 21st, 2011

Photo: Vincent Roche on Flickr It seems like it becomes a custom for French middle-aged men to be taken out of planes lately. The first one was Strauss-Kahn in New York and last week, it was Gérard Depardieu’s turn. He is said to have urinated in a bottle at his seat before take off on a Cityjet 

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NOTHING TO DECLARE by director Dany Boon

     |    Sunday July 31st, 2011

  Photo: Simon Schoeters on Flickr   It’s a funny movie about fictional problems happening at the French-Belgian border in the 1990’s. A couple scenes are a bit too violent for my taste but all in all, it’s a film worth seeing if one just wants to relax and have fun. The Northern region of France 

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Divorce in Malta

     |    Tuesday July 26th, 2011

Photo: Monochrome on Flickr I was surprised to hear that Malta’s Parliament finally passed a law yesterday allowing divorce in Malta. I was not aware that there was still a country of the EU that didn’t allow divorce until now. I thought that being able to divorce is a condition in order to be part 

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