Monthly Archives: June 2012

Norway`s New Little Enemy

Norway doesn’t have many traditional geo-political enemies. Yes they managed to rupture relations with China, ironically through the awarding of a peace prize but China lives miles away and has probably forgotten by now.  Meanwhile, relations are even pretty good with their former overlord Sweden; … Continue reading

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Norway’s Native English Speaking Man Surplus

“Why are their no beautiful girls in England? Because the Vikings came and took them all away….”  The inside of a pub toilet door 2005 Since moving to Norway 6 months ago, I’ve noticed a number of puzzling phenomena that perplex. … Continue reading

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