Mar 032012
[de] Warrant's Jani Lane ist tot

. So, dann muss ich leider schon wieder einen Nachruf schreiben. Im August 2011 ist, wie ich jetzt erst mitgekriegt habe, ein weiterer Held meiner Jugend von uns gegangen. Jani Lane war der Sänger 90er Hair Metal Band Warrant. Er starb im Alter von 47 Jahren an einer – man mag es kaum sagen – [...]

May 172010
[de] Ronnie James Dio

. Ronnie James Dio (10. Juli 1942 – 16. Mai 2010) startete seine Karriere in den 60ern mit der Band “Elf” (“The Electric Elves”). 1975 holte ihn Ritchie Blackmore und gründete die Band “Rainbow”, in 1980 löste er Ozzy bei “Black Sabbath” ab. 1983 – 2006 widmete er sich, neben vielen Charity Projekten, meist seinem [...]

Dec 282005
[en] The magic of winters

Every once in a blue moon its cold enough and has enough snow falling for a white coating worth mentioning up here in the northern parts of Germany. Its the fate of a big city, that newly fallen snow gets dirty and disappears as quickly as it came actually. But right now its just this [...]

Dec 162005
[en] All good things must come to an end

Lately I noticed a change in my consumer behavior regarding the Internet. There was a time when I considered myself an active member of different web-communities, when I took part in several more or less interesting projects. There was a time when I found it interesting to get to know different people from other parts [...]

Jul 212005
[en] Scotty was beamed up

. Whenever there was something to fix, you were there. You’ve been the reliable factor in all those difficult missions. I cant remember any situation you lead anyone down. If need be you personally picked up the screwdriver and soldering iron to crawl under the table and fix that bloody bucket full of screws someone [...]

Mar 212005
[en] The greatest rockstar of all times, or, About aging

How many times did you meet someone, who tried to convince you to listen to their favorite music, watch their favorite movie, eat their favorite food, drive their favorite car and stuff like that? The younger those people are the more enthusiastic their judgment about that specific idol is. Wild exaggerations and extremely overreaching vocabulary [...]

Mar 172005
[en] How to waste your life away

7:30 AM: The alarm clock is ringing. Welcome to another promising day in your life. Get up, man, the world is waiting for your input and brilliant ideas! 8:01 AM: After having the first cigarette, checking mail and visiting the usual suspects on the net I end up in the bathroom. Brushing teeth in the [...]

Oct 122004
[en] Language as an instrument

We’re living in an era of daily growing globalization. Economy is not working anymore, if just viewed as a national issue, companies are growing to global structures, while the smaller ones are dying. Wall street coughing creates earthquakes on stock markets around the world. There’s no more place in the world that cannot be reached [...]

Sep 152004
[en] No mercy

Oh, how I’d love to have a night of deep and sound sleep again. It really spoils your day when you’re getting up with a headache already. But what do you do, when you keep fighting all through the night…and lose? After all what biologists and behaviorists want to make us believe, Brainbugs still exist. [...]

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