On why I don’t mind it when addicts spend the money I give them on their drug of choice

On why I don’t mind it when addicts spend the money I give them on their drug of choice

I know the headline sounds quite off (again..), but I do think that my reasoning is sound (heh..Don’t we all…) I have already written a little about addiction and how prevalent it is in Norway. The drug(s) of choice are predominantly heroin and alcohol, both very harmful and both quite scary when used carelessly, but(…)

I’ve been busy…

I’ve been busy… {0}

I have a lot (and I mean *A Lot*) of stuff going on at the current time, so I have not had time to write much. I do promise that I’m going to write another post tomorrow (or the next day) though :) (Sufi suggested a suitable topic and I’m going with it). I have(…)

BLUR!

BLUR! {1}

I have been a huge Blur-fan since I was about 20 years old or so, and I finally got to see them perform live at Øya tonight :) (I will forever and ever (and ever) have a crush on Damon Albarn). The set-list was great! I had plenty of beer spilled on me, and several(…)

On colonialism, bioprospecting and biopiracy

On colonialism, bioprospecting and biopiracy {2}

You’ve probably heard of “the scramble for Africa” but I’ll explain/write a little about it nevertheless :) Back in the late 1800′s, several of the (larger) European powers got together in Berlin in what is now known as the Berlin Conference of 1884-85. The intent/goal was to decide on  how to divide Africa among the(…)