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My Generation

October 14, 2011

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  “They inhabit a world so rich in technology that everything works better, even the people, but no one seems to know exactly why.  Parented by proxy and prescription and by cable TV, they have achieved the loneliness their elders pursued.  They enter their twenties less interested in finding themselves than in finding a way out.  Faithless, […]

Cologne, Germany

October 9, 2011

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I recently was sent by work on a short trip to Cologne, Germany.  Cologne is a beautiful city along the Rhine River in western Germany.  It is in the famous Ruhr Valley, home to the industrial output for this industrious country.  Unfortunately, the cities in the Ruhr Valley were extensively bombed during World War 2.   Cologne was not spared, which has […]