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Tagged With: Christmas

CHRISTMAS Are The Japanese Christians?

JUST LOOK AT THIS PHOTO, I just got from my friend Hans and his Japanese wife Yoko: Tokyo, exploding in christmas decorations. My god, the Shopping Mall close to the Ginza looking like the „Christkindlmarkt“ in Nuremberg! Everything is artificial, no tree had to die for these basically christian decorations in a Buddhist land. No … Weiterlesen »

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CHRISTMAS Santa Claus Seems To Be On Diet

THE „MEN IN RED“ ARE TOO FAT – and think so themselves! In advertising and on Christmas Cards, so a study discovered, he lost an least 15 kilos in the last 10 years, which means since 2005. Compared with the Santa Clauses in the 30s, 40s and 50s the artist slimmed him down by 20 … Weiterlesen »

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BIBLE The Critic At Large … (No. 3)

I proudly introduce „Pocas“! It was a popular drink in ancient Rome, made by mixing a few drops of vinegar with water and flavouring herbs. It became an everyday drink for the Roman Legions and the lower classes from around the 2nd century BC, continuing to be used throughout Roman history and into the Byzantine … Weiterlesen »

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CHRISTMAS Interesting People … (No. 10)

A person of his status and fame normally isn’t very polite. Julio Iglesias is a world celebrity. A millionaire in the three digit region. But he nurses politeness and if you happen to be a friend, you will be showered with the flowers of an excellent education. Look at the picture: That’s one of his … Weiterlesen »

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