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The Pursuit of Happiness

From 60 Minutes, 17 February 2008. It definitely generalizes a bit, but all in all, I think this is hitting the nail on the head.   GO TEAM DENMARK. The Pursuit of Happiness Little Denmark, with its five-and-a-half million people, … Continue reading

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Denmark go boom?

I’m actually really worried about the response this time around. It was bad enough last time. So far, there’s been way more protesting (rioting) here in Denmark than overseas. During the past week, youth bands have set well over 200 … Continue reading

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Dismantling history

They tore down the youth house over the past couple of days. Now it’s just an empty lot. As mad as I’ve been at the youth anarchists for how they violently protested over the weekend, it’s still quite sad. Both … Continue reading

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Rioting 101

The past few days have been a bit chaotic out on the streets of Copenhagen. It all started in 1982, when the city essentially allowed the left-wing youth activists at the time to take over a house in Nørrebro so … Continue reading

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Longer work hours may warm climate

Another reason why we should stop working so darn much, and spend more time with the family. From Science News Vol. 171, No.1: U.S. employees work an average of 16 percent more hours per year than most of their European … Continue reading

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