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Archive for November, 2007

Why Money Doesn’t Buy Happiness

Tuesday, November 27th, 2007 Posted in General | No Comments »

Great quote at the end of this article: "...because individuals will strive only for their own happiness, it is essential that they mistakenly believe that producing and consuming are routes to personal well-being." writes Harvard University psychologist Daniel Gilbert. ...

My Desert Island Disks

Saturday, November 24th, 2007 Posted in music | No Comments »

Which ten records would I take to my desert island ? According to my iPod, it would be (in no particular order) : Nauwe Mitjer - De Kift Emerge - Fischerspooner Drane - Autechre Sink, Florida, Sink (Electric) - Against Me! Flim - Aphex ...

The Israel Lobby

Friday, November 16th, 2007 Posted in politics | No Comments »

One of the things about living in France is being somewhat cut off from the english media, and having to resort to BBC world for english news in the television. Its a good channel with lots of interesting programmes, ...