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Do You Blame The Plumber? 4

A w:Plumber at work.

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Imagine there is a broken drainage pipe in your bathroom. You call a plumber and while he is repairing the damage there will be even more water poured over your wooden floors for a moment, before it finally stops leaking. Would you blame him after all for the damaged drainage pipe? I don’t know about you, but I think I would feel rather ridiculous by doing that. I would thank him for fixing the pipes. (more…)

Barack Obama Inauguration

the 44th President of the United States...Bara...

As I was allowed to come into the booth and pull the lever with my chosen sister Ilaria to vote for Barack Obama, the Inauguration is for me a special moment. I’m so glad and proud that they have let me do this. It was one of the most remarkable moments of my life. Even if I know that this post is not different from million others on million other blogs worldwide, it’s non the less special to me. Here in the Netherlands I will watch the Inauguration live on television. I can’t remember if there was a live broadcast when the 43th president was inaugurated.

Not just all the Americans across America will enjoy the event. The whole world will. (more…)