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And again and again. Ashes and hyssop time on this blog.
Posted by Thersites on UTC 2016-09-24 09:18.
Hold on tight to your dreams.
Posted by Thersites on UTC 2016-09-23 10:57.
More for Schubert fans: a closer look at Wohin? from Die Schöne Müllerin.
Posted by Richard on UTC 2016-09-22 13:56.
Decorating the slaughterhouse with geraniums.
Posted by Mad Mitch on UTC 2016-09-19 09:23.
Updated on UTC 2016-09-20
An illustrated guide to emptying the Gtech floor cleaner: a disgustingly filthy corner of the internet.
Posted by Thersites on UTC 2016-09-17 14:02.
There are practical limits to making allowances, however worthy.
Posted by Thersites on UTC 2016-09-15 16:15.
Seventy years ago on 19 September 1946 Winston Churchill delivered his famous 'Europe' speech in Zurich. Only the people were delighted.
Posted by Mad Mitch on UTC 2016-09-13 13:01.
Updated on UTC 2016-09-21
The belljar of the Austrian Emperor Franz II comes down over his people. Young composers included.
Posted by Richard on UTC 2016-09-13 07:18.
Crazy uncle Franz Seraph von Spaun: an heroic life of principled resistance bordering on the psychotic.
Posted by Richard on UTC 2016-09-05 10:58.
Martin Walser, Heimatkunde and the art of leaving things unsaid.
Posted by Richard on UTC 2016-09-04 17:00.
In praise of Stephen McIntyre
Dipping a curious toe into the murky pond of climate science. Sharks or minnows?
Posted by Mad Mitch on UTC 2016-09-02 13:57.
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