And Gutenberg Lived Here: Halloween in Gutenberg Land

Germans love  putting on costumes, Painting faces, Drinking – (bigtime) And since Carnival, the “Fifth season” time when they usually do all this, starts on the eleventh of November. (Eleven, German ELF, is the short version of the slogan of the French revolution, egalite, liberte, fraternite,) with the formation of the military companies or corporations, […]

And Gutenberg Lived Here: Are They REALLY Still Trying To Smoke Bananas?

I got a call yesterday, “please call back to set up a time you could set a discussion on drugs.” What? Who? Me? Drugs? This was a pastor I have worked for a couple of times over the years- usually youth concerts, so I knew this discussion was going to be, if anything, unusual. And […]

And Gutenberg Lived Here: All Hail Water Soluble Packaging

Germans, in their search for the perfect, ecological package, and please don’t get me wrong- there’s nothing wrong in what they are doing, but still- recently they have gone just a tiny bit too far- at least for my taste, and invented something that is slowly driving me up the wall: Water soluble packaging for […]