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Georges Schwizgebel: Fugue (1998)

We are kicking off a deep dive into the amazing free-flying animation filmography of Georges Schwizgebel. Previously we have only featured Jeu (2006), but in the coming weeks you will get to enjoy several selected works right up DPV’s alley. 17 more words

Psychedelic Animation

Swiss hold out to neutralise Brazilian firepower and earn share of points

“… Lionel Messi endured a misstep in his opening game with Argentina against Iceland and his former Barcelona team-mate, Neymar, experienced similar frustration on a night when Brazil had cause to bemoan a couple of costly decisions that went against them. 270 more words

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Ode to a Pastrami Sandwich

Inventive twist on old roast beef,

I set you now between my teeth.

Sliced thick and pepper crusted,

Wholemeal bread with a little mustard.

And why not add a slice of cheese? 221 more words


2018 WGong Championship Rnd 2

2018 WGong Championship
Time: 90m+10spm   Played: 12-Jun to 24-Jul

DRAW FOR ROUND 2 of 7  -   19-Jun-2018

No Name                  Loc   Result   Name              Loc 

 1 Sergio Aguilera       1811     :     Zlatko Simonovski 1670
 2 Peco Petkovski        1655     :     Jeff Suptut       1781
 3 Paul Baaner           1552     :     George W Meldrum  1775
 4 John Mazzieri         1771     :     Mile Romic        1481
 5 Barry Gibson          1346     :     Vincent Qiang     1719
 6 John Robeille         1492     :     Martin Barakat    1865
 7 Aditya Kumaresan      1450     :     Mike C Gross      1799
 8 Zeljko Kanostrevac    1781     :     John Bernardi     1438
 9 William Gilbert-Rolfe          :     Peter Kis         1382
10 Alan Morrow           1299     :     Marco Quaranta    1542
11 Len Fairclough        1062    1:0    BYE                   

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WATCH: Animated History of Swiss Mountain Rescue

These days mountain rescue in the Swiss Alps involves helicopters, gps, and thermo-imaging but back in the day it all started with a canine friend known as Berry:

images from wikipedia.org


Mexico May Need To Beat Germany To Have Hope — Good Luck With That

“Germany, the defending World Cup champion, is one of the favorites to win the tournament — FiveThirtyEight’s Soccer Power Index ranks Die Mannschaft third behind only Brazil and Spain. 77 more words

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Brazil Got A Lot Better Since The Last World Cup

“By Brazilian national team standards, the past several years have been rough. The Selecao were blown out by Germany in the semifinals of a home World Cup and failed to make the finals of the Copa America in either 2015 or 2016. 32 more words

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