Sunday, March 26, 2006

Northern European Passtimes ...

It's good to know that the country of Pushkin and Lermontov, Chekhov and Tolstoy, Dostoevsky and Chaikovsky, is still churning out individuals of truly amazing skills:. This is a video you don't want to watch if you're suffering from a hangover.

This is from a blog that I just stumbled across: Days that End in Y, which apparently provides readers with a continuous hosepipe of "Today's Reasons to Drink". An earlier post introduced me to the Danish word Olfrygt, defined as "fear arising from a lack of beer". Tells you a lot about the linguistic priorities in Scandinavia

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