Monthly Archives: November 2009


I like this American word. It means a vacation where you stay home. Tomorrow, my Thanksgiving holidays begin. I got tomorrow off in exchange for having worked on Sunday a few weeks ago. Thursday and Friday are off pretty much … Continue reading

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I’m not the most obsessive person I know, but certainly I’m above average. Ever since I got my first stereo and DVD player, I have had the question of speech intelligibility at the back of my mind. You see, very … Continue reading

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One more for the list of things that peeve me about driving in the US. The other day I was pulled over by a cop in the highway, on my way to work. Though I was going over the speed … Continue reading

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