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The new German “Wutbürger” – A short history of PEGIDA

POP will not write anything about the attacks in Paris. Jacobin magazine published a very important article about the politicization of these events, asking – among other considerations – why a similar attack in Beirut originated very different reactions. 1,190 more words


Zu Paulus Hochgatterers "Eine kurze Geschichte vom Fliegenfischen"

In den frühen Morgenstunden des 11. September begeben sich drei Männer, alle Psychoanalytiker, auf einen Trip zum Fliegenfischen. Es gibt einen Hünen mit schlagfertig-trockener Souveränität, einen Ich-Erzähler, der uns seine Wahrnehmungswelt ungefiltert aufdrückt und einen neurotischen “Besserwisserlangweiler”. 435 more words

Sonstige Literatur (Erzählungen Etc.)

More Bachmann Freight Cars

Found 2 more gondolas I previously did not know about. Realizing that there is more Bachmann stuff out there than I got from a list. Also found a YouTuber that found the Gordon Express Set: 7 more words


HO, O, G Scale Comparison of Thomas, Annie, & Claribel

Now looking for N Scale version of Thomas with Annie & Claribel as well as TrackMaster and any other motorized versions.

Toy Trains

The GOP is a cult

The title of this article is intended to be slightly salacious and incendiary, but it’s also an honest diagnosis. The GOP, driven by a radical fundamentalist ideology, is unrecognizable as a traditional political party. 973 more words


Minnesotan named North America's top tile apprentice

The trophy on display in Local 1’s New Hope training center may be small, but the accomplishment behind it – Brandon Peterson’s first-place finish in the Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers’ International Apprentice Contest – is as grand as they come. 711 more words

Union Events

Annual wishlist poll for 2015 opens today

The annual Wishlist Poll for new N and/or 00 models has started today. The purpose of The Poll is to provide an easy way for modellers and collectors to tell the major manufacturers and commissioners of ready-to-run railway models what they would like to see made from new tooling (excluding models announced, tooled or made since 2000). 109 more words

Southern Railway