Monthly Archives: January 2008

Iceland back into the war!

Enjoy. Jason Jones of “The Daily Show” attempts to bring Iceland back into the coalition of the willing and Icelands troop back into the war in Iraq … HILARIOUS! Jason Jones’ mission is to get Iceland back to the Coalition … Continue reading

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Interesting comments on the US presidency election

Follow this link! I don’t share all thoughts, but some are certainly interesting and seem to have a foundation. And since this is in English, I thought why not share it with the readers of my blog ­čśë // Oliver

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Bitte um R├╝ckmeldung aus Deutschland!

Wurdet ihr von den Russen ├╝berrannt? US-Pr├Ąsidentschaftskandidat nennt jedenfalls den deutschen (Bundes-)Pr├Ąsidenten “Putin”. Glaubt ihr nicht? Hier (englisch!): http://www.chilloutzone.de/files/08012403.html

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Interesting MSDN Magazine article

Folow link!

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“Sektenexperten” bezeichnen Cruise als Goebbels

Laut GMX haben “Sektenexperten” – gemeint der Sektenbeauftragte der evangelischen Kirche in Brandenburg, Thomas Gandow, und der (selbsternannte) Historiker Guido Knopp – Tom Cruise mit Joseph Goebbels, seines Zeichens Propagandaminister der Nazis in den tausend Jahren zwischen 1933 bis 1945 … Continue reading

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DDKBUILD 7.0 final released

I am pleased to announce the release of DDKBUILD.CMD 7.0 final. User input has helped a lot to define the feature set and refine the features once introduced. It has been almost two years since the first public beta, so … Continue reading

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From Corrine: “Lavasoft Turning to the Dark Side?” (update)

Corrine posted this today and points to this. For obvious reasons I cannot and will not comment on it. Update #1: Out of curiosity I searched for more related info. Guess what, something came up. As an exercise for my … Continue reading

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AQTime 5.4 introduces support for VS2008

On 2008-01-11 AutomatedQA sent out the notification about AQTime 5.4 being available. Today I had the chance to test my private license on my own machine and it appears that it integrates just as nicely into Visual Studio 2008 as … Continue reading

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Catholic church being ridiculous again

A colleague sent me this link today, after a short discussion during lunch. It shows again how ridiculous the self-proclaimed universal church is. Never mind the criticism of Harry Potter or having it called “satanism” or so. I just don’t … Continue reading

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Wie passend: katholische Streitkultur

Der Herr Lehmann, seines Zeichens Vorsitzender der Deutschen Bischofskonferenz hat sich – so DW-World TV – auch mal getraut mit dem Papst zu diskutieren. Ich sage: das ist Ketzerei. Schlie├člich hat der Papst dogmatisch immer recht! Diskutieren ist also nichts … Continue reading

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“Demokratische Streitkultur”

Was ist das denn, Herr Pofalla? “Demokratisch” == “volksherrschaftlich”. Streiten sollte klar sein und Kultur auch. Da aber nur ein paar Bekloppte aus der gro├čen Koalition mit den Kunstnebelwerfern hantieren, kann von “Volk” wohl keine Rede sein, oder? // Oliver

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Wie die Mitte leicht rechtslastig wurde. Ein deutsches M├Ąrchen.

Nach den Rechten scheint in Deutschland auch aktiv die Rechte von den C-Parteien in Deutschland demontiert zu werden. “Hessen-Hitler” (O-Ton, Titanic, ├╝ber Roland Koch) hat schon fr├╝her mit ausl├Ąnderfeindlichen Parolen gepunktet und wird es aller Wahrscheinlichkeit auch diesmal wieder tun. … Continue reading

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John Cleese and Kaup├żing

Everyone knows John Cleese (keyword: “Monty Python”), but you might not know Kaup├żing. It’s a bank, and by chance the bank I have my account with here in Iceland. Now, don’t get me started on the topic of banks, but … Continue reading

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WD MyBook World Edition

I had just bought the WD MyBook World Edition a while ago, since I needed some kind of storage solution that wouldn’t occupy yet another USB/firewire port and could be accessed from different machines at the same time. As such, … Continue reading

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