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#241 Roman Alymov

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Posted 27 April 2019 - 1145 AM

finnish word of the day - helikopterimoottoriapumekaanikkoaliupseerioppilas. helicopter engines assistant mechanic-trainee NCO . 


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Posted 27 April 2019 - 1515 PM

I could identify three out of six.


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Posted 28 April 2019 - 2330 PM

https://quillette.co...child-activism/

Greta is eleven years old and has gone two months without eating. Her heart rate and blood pressure show clear signs of starvation. She has stopped speaking to anyone but her parents and younger sister, Beata.
 
After years of depression, eating disorders, and anxiety attacks, she finally receives a medical diagnosis: Asperger’s syndrome, high-functioning autism, and OCD. She also suffers from selective mutism—which explains why she sometimes can’t speak to anyone outside her closest family. When she wants to tell a climate researcher that she plans a school strike on behalf of the environment, she speaks through her father.
 
The book Scenes from the Heart (“Scener från Hjärtat,” 2018) recounts these medical difficulties and the events that led to Greta Thunberg’s now-famous “school strike for climate,” in which hundreds of thousands of children have refused to attend school to protest about government inaction over climate change. Greta herself strikes every Friday and spent three weeks sitting outside the Swedish Parliament at the beginning of the school year. Written by her family—mother, father, Beata and Greta—the story is told in the voice of Greta’s mother, the opera soprano Malena Ernman, who was a celebrity in Europe long before her daughter’s fame. Although the book is only available in Swedish for the time being, it is already being translated into numerous languages—a development that reflects the global fascination with Thunberg’s campaign.


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#245 Stuart Galbraith

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Posted 29 April 2019 - 0225 AM

Sounds like a pretty remarkable kid actually. Like a climate change oriented Saga Noren.


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#246 Chris Werb

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Posted 29 April 2019 - 0954 AM

Sounds like a pretty remarkable kid actually. Like a climate change oriented Saga Noren.

 

Best line in a Scandi Noir. Saga is at a bar in a nightclub and goes up to a bloke.

 

Saga: I want to have sex with you.

 

Bloke: Would you like a drink?

 

Saga: I do not want a drink. I want to have sex with you.


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Posted 29 April 2019 - 1004 AM

Yeah, she played that part so damn well. :D There is a really great video where Sofia Helin plays her presenting a chat show....


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Posted 20 June 2019 - 0005 AM

For you Nordophobes, here is the thread you were looking for...


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Posted 20 June 2019 - 1442 PM

Yeah, she played that part so damn well. :D There is a really great video where Sofia Helin plays her presenting a chat show....

 

 

Uh, I actually find that slightly disturbing. It's almost if Skavlan quickly decides it's getting bit scary  :o


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Posted 26 June 2019 - 0404 AM

https://quillette.co...child-activism/

Greta is eleven years old and has gone two months without eating. Her heart rate and blood pressure show clear signs of starvation. She has stopped speaking to anyone but her parents and younger sister, Beata.
 
After years of depression, eating disorders, and anxiety attacks, she finally receives a medical diagnosis: Asperger’s syndrome, high-functioning autism, and OCD. She also suffers from selective mutism—which explains why she sometimes can’t speak to anyone outside her closest family. When she wants to tell a climate researcher that she plans a school strike on behalf of the environment, she speaks through her father.
 
The book Scenes from the Heart (“Scener från Hjärtat,” 2018) recounts these medical difficulties and the events that led to Greta Thunberg’s now-famous “school strike for climate,” in which hundreds of thousands of children have refused to attend school to protest about government inaction over climate change. Greta herself strikes every Friday and spent three weeks sitting outside the Swedish Parliament at the beginning of the school year. Written by her family—mother, father, Beata and Greta—the story is told in the voice of Greta’s mother, the opera soprano Malena Ernman, who was a celebrity in Europe long before her daughter’s fame. Although the book is only available in Swedish for the time being, it is already being translated into numerous languages—a development that reflects the global fascination with Thunberg’s campaign.


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The fascination is (leftist) media made.

 

 

I hold suicide before she is 30 probable.


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#252 Stuart Galbraith

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Posted 26 June 2019 - 0419 AM

 

Yeah, she played that part so damn well. :D There is a really great video where Sofia Helin plays her presenting a chat show....

 

 

Uh, I actually find that slightly disturbing. It's almost if Skavlan quickly decides it's getting bit scary  :o

 

 

:D

 

She is pretty great though. Dont quite know what im going to do with myself now The Bridge has finished. :(


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#253 Chris Werb

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Posted 28 June 2019 - 1056 AM

 

 

Yeah, she played that part so damn well. :D There is a really great video where Sofia Helin plays her presenting a chat show....

 

 

Uh, I actually find that slightly disturbing. It's almost if Skavlan quickly decides it's getting bit scary  :o

 

 

:D

 

She is pretty great though. Dont quite know what im going to do with myself now The Bridge has finished. :(

 

 

I suspect the same thing we've been doing with ourselves since our early teens :)


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Posted 28 June 2019 - 1109 AM

Top Trumps? :huh:


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