Über-Setzer-Logbuch used to be Gabriele Zöttl's blog. It went dark a while ago, so did her website. Now, the Waschmaschine Reperatur Berlin und Kundendienst moved into her old URL (ueber-setzen.com). Is this a prank? … [Read more...] about Ueber-Setzen
Last Saturday, LA's No. 1 Currywurst Truck was parked at the Westgate Media Park, down the road from me at the corner of Armacost Avenue and La Grange Avenue. (Interesting aside: My dashboard navigator seems to think that the "La" of La Grange is an abbreviation of "Lane." It … [Read more...] about Hold the Cheese
Die Nachrichtenmeldung des Tages war, für mich zumindest, diese: Ein ICE hat bei Fulda die Abzweigung nach Berlin verpasst. Ich bin kein Eisenbahner, aber mir war immer so, als würde der Zugführer nicht die Weichen stellen. Dafür, dachte ich, sei der Fahrdienstleiter … [Read more...] about Zuglenkung
Sometimes I take a wrong turn and end up in unexpected places. During on-line research the other day I must have typed either the wrong URL or hit the ENTER key too early – and landed on the website of Future Media Architects. Their tag line: "We're changing the face of the … [Read more...] about For Real?
Oh comment spam! My spam blocker detected and quarantined roughly 80,000 pieces of comment spam over the past 12 months. Before deleting the messages, I usually take a quick look to make sure that no legitimate piece was blocked by mistake. Usually there aren’t any. What I … [Read more...] about New Twist