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Zermatt uptown
Zermatt at night
Which way to go
Waterworks along the trail from Trift (M)
Waterfall on the final turns down from Hotel Edelweiss to Zermatt (M)
Walkways built into the cleft of the Gornerschlucht (GKK)
Vintage garden implements in Winkelmatten
Vinny and Marco made it up the Splügen (M)
Vinny and Marco made it up the Albula (M)
Vinny (my bike) riding pillion on Greta (our car)
Villas dot the shoreline on all sides
View from above the Rothornhütte (M)
Upside-down pinecones at Cardada (GKK)
Truly giant quartz in the museum
Thistle
The Weisshorn
The waterfalls near the railway bridge above Zermatt
The walkway up to the Hörnlihütte
The vineyards at Castelgrande in Bellinzona
The view up the street from St. Anton
The view of the Limmat River from the Lindenhof
The view northeast from Seegräben
The view from the top of the Rothorn (GKK)
The view from the mountain-biking trail (GKK)

News

Choosing an electoral system

Published by marco on in Science & Nature

A tutorial for reaching across the aisle

Published by marco on in Public Policy & Politics

President Trump

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A Surfeit of C#/.NET IDEs

Published by marco on in Programming

Capsule Movie Reviews Vol.2016.12

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High-Rise by J.G. Ballard (1975) (read in 2016)

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The Cyberiad by Stanislaw Lem (1965; 1974 in English) (read in 2016)

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Numero Zero by Umberto Eco (2015) (read in 2016)

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Revenge: A Novel by Stephen Fry (2000) (read in 2016)

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Making History by Stephen Fry (1997) (read in 2016)

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The Hippopotamus by Stephen Fry (1994) (read in 2016)

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Definitely, Maybe by Arkady Strugatsky (1977) (read in 2016)

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We by Yevgeny Zamyatin (1921) (read in 2016)

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One Human Minute by Stanislaw Lem (1971–1986) (read in 2016)

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Finders, Keepers by Stephen King (2015) (read in 2016

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Syria: Hillary’s lever to topple Russia

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Trigger-happy: Hillary Clinton vs. the World

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The left’s answer: blame everything on the Russians

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Vote Hillary or we’re all gonna die! (i.e. Jill Stein hates your children.)

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An Ocean of Misdirection

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Projects

Recipes

Beverages > Oxymel

kath

Vegetables > South American Bowl

mephit

Cookies > Caribbean Twist Bowl

mephit

Breads > Grilled Lebanese Flatbread

mephit

Desserts > Gluten free and vegetarian Black Bean Brownies

mephit

Cookies > Peanut Butter,Chocolate and Honey Cookies

mephit

Pasta, Rice & Grains > Risotto Milanese

kath

Salads & Dressings > Sauerkraut Salad

kar116s

Breads > Banana Bread

kath

Breads > Basic Muffin Mix

kath

Miscellaneous

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