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Monbijouplatz and Modernity 

Well here I am in a hotel on Monbijouplatz on the 18th März, I knew the Schloß was no longer here but a plaque might have been nice. 82 more words

Events

An Alberta weekend

It’s been almost 10 years since we left Calgary. An entire decade has passed since we received a phone call to tell us that we would be moving from Calgary as part of a pilot program to introduce the roll out of area commander. 201 more words

Family

Caligula's Council Episode 6: A Christmas Digression

Merry belated Christmas from Caligula’s Council!

In which we are joined by special guest AntiDem. Here we discuss usury, California’s disgraceful public transportation system, My Little Pony, oh yeah and Charles Dickens’ classic A Christmas Carol.

Enjoy!

Caligula's Council

McDonald's sells China operations for US$2.08b

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

US fast-food giant McDonald’s will sell its mainland China and Hong Kong franchise business to a consortium of Citic Group and the Carlyle Group for up to US$2.08 billion, the companies said on Monday. 117 more words

Money Matters

Comes a day

John Keats died tragically young of a common disease of the past, tuberculosis. He was born in 1795, and his father died when he was only eight; his mother remarried very quickly but then left her new husband, taking her children with her, but she also died,  when Keats was fourteen. 237 more words

Poems

McDonald's sells China operations for $3 billion

(Source: business.asiaone.com)

Beijing – US fast-food giant McDonald’s will sell a controlling stake in its China and Hong Kong business for up to US$2.08 billion (S$3 billion) to a consortium including state-owned Citic and the Carlyle Group, it was announced Monday. 430 more words

Money Matters

McDonald's sells China operations for US$2.08b

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

US fast-food giant McDonald’s will sell its mainland China and Hong Kong franchise business to a consortium of Citic Group and the Carlyle Group for up to US$2.08 billion, the companies said on Monday. 117 more words

Money Matters