Monthly archives for September, 2007
Most of us know of the Passionate Shepherd who wrote a heart-breaking love letter to his Love, the Nymph. Well the Nymph eventually replied and basically shot the poor man down. The Shepherd’s silence was always taken to be a quiet acceptance of his rejection, but in fact he wrote a reply to the Nymph, [...]
An introduction to who we are and what we do.
Part 1 in a 20-part series There is a secret hidden in the basement of a building in Kaisaniemi. It is a place where dreams are fulfilled, a place where art meets practicality, where bread meets butter. The building is Metsätalo. The secret is UniCafe. This restaurant (pronounced yoo-nee-kaif) is a delight to the senses. [...]
THE STORY OF A RIPPER Jack the Ripper brutalised the Whitechapel district of London in the year 1888. His method of mutilating his prostitute victims has been the source of many a frightening legend and bedtime story. The crimes were never solved, and the truth became so entangled with the legend that in the end [...]
“There’s a guy in the forums who claims that he can beat up Superman AND anyone’s dad!” was the buzz in a popular discussion forum not a long time ago. The profile of PowerHouse121, the alleged superhuman who wrote the forum post, displayed a picture of an immensely strong male-figure with a perfectly tanned and [...]