When Drastic Measures Are Inspired Ones


comment about the CD Drastic Measures by John Melcher & Lomluka Sinfonia November 1, 2012 A bookshelf is logically supposed to bear only books. As a non-offending violation of this fair rule, the old single I remain will add a review dedicated to a musical CD that I have appreciated. Future will tell if it will …

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Glimpse over the majestic beauty of Norway


Presentation of the slide show The City and the Fjord, 2013 With The City And The Fjord, a 4 and a half minutes long slide show about Norway, I assumed a form in 2 parts which appears to be unusual in its mode of presentation. If the first part starts in the very classic way …

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Kyiv to be discovered


comment on Touring Kyiv, Guidebook Virginijus Strolia, Mikhaïl Kal'nitskiy Baltija Dryk, Kyiv, 2003 - 223 pages For the foreigner arriving for the first time in Kyiv and, maybe in Ukraine as well, this guidebook written in English and beautifully printed, desserves a complete reading. Well documented and illustrated with colourful maps, plans, photos and reproductions (see reproduction …

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Questioning Remains A Duty, An Introduction


"Auctoritas non veritas facit legem." Once stated this classical axiom of the political culture (quoted in Thomas Hobbes' Leviathan) which says that "authority, and not truth, makes the law", the position of the questioner becomes unbearable since it's suddenly related to the short lived crisis of the late adolescent who is under the pressure of life …

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Faces Of Kyiv, An Introduction


  Independence Monument on the Place of The Independence (Maydan Nezalezhnosti), the nevralgic centre of Kyiv (source : Cyrille Clément)   When it is not for strictly formalized professional purposes, the approach of a capital city which is new to you is at start unclear. A magma appears to you in a global confusion in …

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1 Mechanical Failure Out Of +11.500 Weapons Delivered On Target, Sorry For It.


Comment on a report of the BBC Radio 4, the Today Programme, Monday the 20th of June 2011, 7:50 GMT+1 Our world is statiscal and probabilistic since a while. If you play table tennis, for example, you may score the most beautiful point of a leg but, if you didn't secure an advantage of, at …

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