Monthly Archives: September 2011

Rubble Rubble …

Last week, I was teaching some bankers from Prague about the differences between fraud and burglary. I thought it useful to teach them the word for the person who commits burglary – a burglar. While I was on a role, … Continue reading

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Tales From the Solemn Streets of Scratchbury

Earlier tonight, I was walking to the wine potraviny. (potraviny = Czech bodegas … there are four or five per block all throughout Prague … THEY ARE EVERYWHERE!) We’ve assigned it that prestigious title because the wine selection is good, … Continue reading

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Autumn

“It’s fall coming, I kept thinking, fall coming; Just like that was the strangest thing ever happened. Fall. Right outside here it was spring a while back, then it was summer, and now it’s fall – that’s sure a curious … Continue reading

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NOFX-related title

I went to see a NOFX show last Tuesday. Swamped in work, starving for sustenance, and stewing in stress from the next day’s schedule, I somehow managed to have a good time for a few hours. An empty belly can … Continue reading

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12 Reasons to Look Forward to Hockey

With the 2011 – 2012 NHL season only a month away, here are 12 reasons to get into the spirit: The Winnipeg Jets! Are you kidding me?! Finally the hockey gods smile on the Great White North. While it would’ve … Continue reading

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