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'le ticket' [the hated symbol of belgian red tape]

In Brussels, I often feel in Eastern Europe of 15 years ago. Two reasons: (1) people lacking basic manners; (2) redtape. Paperwork here is endless and comes in numerous copies , while appointments usually come with “le ticket”. 256 more words

Week 1

Hey Guys,

My name is Grump and I have been playing World of Warcraft on US-Deathwing Horde for a about one week. As a newly returned player who was frequently disappointed with the pace and commitment required of endgame play I have decided to take a new approach to the game on this play through. 208 more words

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holiday duty

…over the past 2 weeks, I have discovered that nearly 80% of restaurants in near-by streets are “on holiday” from mid-July until mid- or end-August!! 51 more words

Day 327 - A Beagle, A Bagel

A beagle, a bagel,
it’s all the rips to me.

A sunflower, manpower,
eleventh-hour flu.

A who’s who, a choo-choo,
a cock-a-doodle-doo.

Mad hatter, cake batter, 15 more words

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It's Clobbering (myself) Time!

Infrequent blog posts, depressive summer, and modest impoverishment. If there’s anything I’ve learned these last few months, it’s that there’s a whole bevy of buxom badness waiting to unseat the fragile mind that is the one in possession of your author. 529 more words

Meanderings

Guest Blog: I'm writing under duress!

I’m not impressed with being forced to write this blog, sigh! I convinced Mrs. Poodle to pack our lunch for tomorrow because I was working. She only started now as I said I’m going upstairs and now she’s forcing me to write. 325 more words