If I ever should have spare time this is something I want to learn: Kinetic typograhy (tutorial). For those who are new to this like I am here are two out of many examples one can find in Youtube:
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Just found some time to test my sons motor bike.
Ikea is used to make fun of Swedes, and so is Media Markt with Germans. I like especially the German accent 😉 Men vad betyder “puckat”?
This is a kind of update to Hape Kerkelings performance in several languages. A lovesong in some languages:
… no comment needed:
When I was small, say 1-3 years old, my parents used to have a child leash. They told me that I was very active and couldn’t be stopped easily, so that had to use the leash to keep me close. Now, almost 30 years later, I got a similar leash for my son. I haven’t people seen using it in Sweden so far, so I was slightly sceptical when using it today the first time downtown. For those who haven’t seen one of these very practical inventions, see the excerpt from Simpson below.
Young people found it quite amusing I thing, because they very mostly laughing when they saw us, seniors on the other hand looked slightly strange at me, like saying: “What a bad father he is”, or “What a lazy guy!”. I am not sure if I will use it frequently, but it is definitely worth a thought. And it doesn’t seem to be something only Germans use; evidence follows:
My sister with her oldest daughter visited us to help out during the ear surgery of my wife. She must have thought that she can stay as a tourist, but a) I got a strong flue and was knocked out for some 8-10 days, b) our little had an ear infection and was complaining more than usual c) my sisters daughter got sick as well and finally my wife shouldn’t get infected, but could not stay at the hospital more then 1 day (incl. the time for the surgery). So we ended up with 4 sick people and one healthy visitor who was supposed to look after all of us instead of sightseeing 😉 One thing which kept the two little ones happy was Bobby: