Touring again. Conference in Stockholm and guest appearence in the Swedish Parliament and the National Institute of Economic Research. Regular blogging to be resumed during the weekend.
In loving memory of my brother, Peter “Uncas” Pålsson.
Marcel Proust had his Madeleine cookies. To me this song always brings back sweet summer memories of flipper playing and jukebox listening at the Luhrsjön beach café in the beginning of the ’70s …
This one is for you — Edward Snowden and Daniel Ellsberg.
Bravest of the brave.
Never give in.
Never give up.
Putte Wickman (1924-2006) — self-taught master jazz clarinetist.
Perhaps at another time and place, appearing in the Paris Match magazine with his wife in a lifestyle photo spread, wouldn’t be a big deal for Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis. But these days? Hmm …
And thus the native hue of resolution
Is sicklied o’er with the pale cast of thought
Added March 16: According to Times Of Change, Varoufakis has now stated that he regrets the photo-shoot and “would have liked for that shoot to not have happened.”
End of story.