Author Archives: JJS

President Trump is surrounded by fools

I try to avoid reading anything concerning the moron in chief and the US these days. So depressing and aggravating. I disconnected from Facebook and reduced Twitter news feed to a bare minimum. I nevertheless came across this little gem … Continue reading

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The french way

Apparently all government agencies among others are switching to Qwant. I did that quite a while back and am extremely pleased.

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On another note, we had loads of olives on our tree in the garden. I reckon more than 15 kilos and there are probably another 3 or 4 kilos still on the tree but to high for me to reach. … Continue reading

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Trouble shooting

Somehow one of my tablets started playing up last night. It stopped recognizing the installed micro SD card which has quite a few of the applications stored on it. I tried all sorts to no avail. So today I reset … Continue reading

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Short break in Aquitaine

Having our friends K&P visiting us in Carcassonne gave us the incentive to discover a little more some not too far away places. This time we are heading west to the Atlantic coast and the Aquitaine region. Day 1: We … Continue reading

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Route du Rhum

SO they have been at it for almost 3 days. At the time of writing this there are 2310 nm left to race for the current leader. There has been some really rough seas and storms and someof the favorites … Continue reading

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Villages de France

A short summary of yesterday’s day trip to Castelnou

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