Monthly Archives: September 2012

Notes on a flight with Lufthansa

Okay, yesterday a few weeks ago I was on an evening flight from Dusseldorf to Berlin. As it happened, they had to change the plane as the one originally scheduled had some defect, and another, smaller plane was pressed into service, to replace it. So, a couple of guys were thrown out of the flight, and […]

Groupon: die, leeches!

  I’ve just been at Finest Whisky, a Whisky Nerd’s wet dream come true. During some tasting, one of the guys running the shop remarked on some “advanced” tasting session they once organised, and sold on Groupon. Like, “once”. He sounded a bit embarrassed and mentioned it like a person might mention her once-in-a-lifetime experiment with […]