Let’s clear one thing up for starters. Santa Claus resides in Northern Finland, near the North Pole. If you have been told differently, it’s fake news. Santa’s Fell is called Korvatunturi. It translates loosely to Ear Fell. Continue reading
Trust is said to be key to a happy life and a good job performance. We function much better in high-trust environments than in low-trust ones, if research is to be believed – which is debatable. Continue reading
I celebrate my first full year of blogging by treating you to a compilation of bygone blogs this Thanksgiving Day. Because I can. That’s what makes blogging so fun. No one is there to tell me what to write, when to write, or how to write. Continue reading
It’s not enough to announce that we are fed up with our leaders, and then get on with our lives in a “I don’t want to think about it” mode. Democracies don’t work that way. Continue reading
Who says Donald Trump isn’t visionary. He said that the world is a mess, and proceeded to make sure that it is. Not that the world needed his help. Continue reading
A 19-year-old woman was found dead in a walk-in hotel freezer in Chicago some time ago. The incident caught fire on social media, and was widely covered by the more traditional media too.
I mention this only to illustrate what catches our attention these days. Continue reading
It’s time to stick my spoon in the soup, which is a Finnish saying for adding one more stirrer in the pot or finger in the pie. I am taking a moment to contemplate Finland, with some politics and hurricanes thrown into the mix. Continue reading