Monthly Archives: May 2013

  1. Where is the Sun?

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    May 31, 2013 by anelim

    The doc said I’m OK, but my vitamin D is “quite low” and I need supplements, even though the summer …
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  2. 5 km

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    May 29, 2013 by anelim

    Well, this was a not particularly lengthy 5km! I didn’t run out of breath, collapse of dehydration, tear a hamstring, …
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  3. Berlin is para…dise?

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    May 28, 2013 by anelim

    According to VICE. Yeah, I’ve seen about half of the scenes there and can well imagine the others happening. View …
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  4. Guitarist Dario Chillemi Playing with/in the Rain

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    May 27, 2013 by anelim

    Berlin is full of wonders. I’m listening to one right now. A dreamy long-haired young man was playing his guitar …
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  5. Lebenslauf/The Course of Life (Hölderlin)

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    May 26, 2013 by anelim

    I may be a sociologist, but I also generally believe that poetry and literature often reveal more about the social …
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  6. Follow the Moskva, Down to Gorki Park

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    May 25, 2013 by anelim

    Turns out there is a Gorki Park cafe in Berlin. I sat in it last night, therefore it exists. It …
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  7. Sprachlos in Berlin (nicht mehr)

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    May 24, 2013 by anelim

    Sprache ist mehr als blut. (Franz Rosenzweigs, zitiert in Victor Klemperers “LTI”) Das Russische Wort für “deutsch” ist немец [nemetz]: …
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  8. Strudel and cake at Tegel Airport

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    May 23, 2013 by anelim

    * * * Warning: e-diabetes alert * * *

  9. “Fictions”

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    May 21, 2013 by anelim

    From The Berlin Diaries (Part IV) by A.S. J. Ellis. Good stuff. Read more stories in the blog called fictions  – …
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  10. Wall No More

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    May 20, 2013 by anelim

  11. How to be German in 20 easy steps

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    May 19, 2013 by anelim

    15. FEEL MIXED ABOUT BERLIN (from How To Be German in 20 Easy Steps) The average German has a complex …
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  12. Die Donaudampfschiffahrtsgesellschaftskapitaenskajuetenklinkenputzfrau

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    May 19, 2013 by anelim

    I have studied German for far too many years (1994; 1997-2000; 2000-2004; and 2012-2013) and I’ve lived in a German …
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  13. Berlin as background to music

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    May 18, 2013 by anelim

    Zulu Pearls – No Heroes No Honeymoons

  14. “Wings of Desire” / “Der Himmel über Berlin”

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    May 17, 2013 by anelim

    Rewatched ‘The sky above Berlin‘ and found out that I still like the movie very much, even though I didn’t …
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  15. Save our bikes!

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    May 16, 2013 by anelim

    (Thanks to J. and L. for rewriting my passive aggressive note to my neighbours in real German!)

  16. Classic Accordeon Virtuosos in the Berlin…Metro

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    May 15, 2013 by anelim

    A few months ago, at Potsdamer platz, a pair of amazing musicians left me and my fiancé speechless for half an hour. …
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  17. Следизборна апатия (Post-election apathy)

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    May 13, 2013 by anelim

    Няколко статии за изборите вчера. Според предварителните резултати, Четири формации – ГЕРБ, “Коалиция за България”, ДПС и “Атака” влизат в …
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  18. Goya the little cat

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    May 13, 2013 by anelim

    A few days ago someone posted this on the front gate and then it disappeared. I hope Goya the young …
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  19. The magical mystery (re)tour(n of my bike)

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    May 12, 2013 by anelim

    After being so brutally debiked yesterday, I was already conceptualising the loss in terms of Sen’s Capability Approach. I had …
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  20. Bike thieves, may your tyres always be flat

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    May 11, 2013 by anelim

    I no longer have a bike 😥 someone nicked it from my locked apartment building ground floor late last night …
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