11/28/2012

After a big lottery win

In Monopoly terms, a lucky Chance card: Throw double six, go to Cape Town, pass Go (on holiday) and collect rand, sun cream and swim wear!

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11/25/2012

Secret (?) de fonction!

When told that in the airport Environment Commission I was subject to the Geneva "secret de fonction", I asked what was secret?

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11/21/2012

Swiss and easyJet expand in Geneva

Both Swiss and easyJet have made announcements of reinforcing their services in Geneva. How will that affect us?

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11/11/2012

Geneva wealth

If riches increase, set not your heart upon them (Psalm 62:10).

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11/07/2012

Joël Dicker: a nice writer

20121106_100233.jpgThe person being photographed near Cornavin station yesterday turned out to be the Geneva writer who is a candidate for the Goncourt prize.

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11/04/2012

Another pilot bends the rules!

It was certainly the strong bise wind which let a TAP flight to Lisbon climb very rapidly, but the pilot chose to turn before the specified point.

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11/02/2012

Sandy shores and global warming

Global Warming, AKA Climate Change, was on the back burner in the US presidential election until Sandy demonstrated nature's power.

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