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My thoughts on bread

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I grew up in a family where there always were some homemade pastries, buns and bread in the freezer and the pantry. I used to steal cinnamon buns from the freezer and hide the evidence around the house. Frozen buns are still a delicacy for me.

DVD regions must die

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In my naivety I bought the first season of Spin City from Amazon-dot-com. What I should I thought before I pressed the buy button was: "O gee, I shouldn't do this, because US of A is in another DVD region."

The evolution of car sizes

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Recently I've been re-watching some of the old Pink Panther movies with Peter Sellers. The movies are made in the 60 - 70's and staged in Europe. What struck me is that the cars are so small. In one shot I saw the cars going around the Champs-Élysées and they were small.

Take my money HBO

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The weather was so horrible tonight that we stayed in and watched a rented DVD - The Three Musketeers from 1993. Surprisingly, we wasn't forced to see a bunch of "You Wouldn't Steal a Car" warnings. It was a simpler time, but maybe not a better time.