Finding Time For TV

I don’t have time to watch TV. And yet, I like TV. And I’m in the middle of a lot of it. NCIS – middle of the current season caught up NCIS LA – middle of the current season caught up CSI Las Vegas – middle of the current season caught up Criminal Minds – caught … [Read more…]

Dutch Equality

Don’t let Europe fool you, America. They can be just as close-minded and racist as any duck call maker. By declaring that forgeriners need to sign a “participation contract.” “Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Amersfoort and Den Bosch are among the Dutch towns and cities to start experimenting with ensuring new immigrants, including EU citizens, sign a ‘participation … [Read more…]

Dealing With Dutch Directness

When I’m in a charitable mood, the Dutch are known for being blunt. When I’m in a less than a charitable mood, the Dutch are known for being assholes. Call it Dutch directness if you will, but it’s one of the biggest complaints from expats. Cultures clash. That’s a universal truth. We’ve all heard stories … [Read more…]