A few of my favorite lolMerkels which include Obama. I love absurd pictures of world leaders, especially the two of them, so these are perfect pairs for me! Her facial expressions always seem so great, and when put next to Obama, it just seems to emphasize how serious he can look while she just makes pictures look dorky. My suspicion is that part of the reason she’s stayed in power so long is that (more…)

Merkel Monday

Things have been quite busy lately, between preparing the annual report design project at work – which has been occupying whole days for me – and searching for a new flat before my current lease runs out. Due to this search I missed the end of the Midgard game on Tuesday, so I will have to get the story from one of the other players (more…)


Monday morning I woke up at 4am to fly to Chicago, and 11 hours after my arrival, to fly on to Brussels. Waking up was a lot easier than I expected – I guess I was ready to get on the road!

The day pass for the Admiral’s Club at O’Hare was definitely worth it. $50 for the day includes (more…)