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Breivik’s Warped Worldview | Stephen M. Walt

More on Breivik’s worldview, and the romanticized notion of a ‘Christian West’: .. such paranoia also rests on a wholly...

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Norway attacks: How far right views created Anders Behring Breivik | World news | The Observer

Good read on the networks Breivik called ‘home’. Norway attacks: How far right views created Anders Behring Breivik | World...

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Norwegian PM refuses to let terrorist attacks drive his country to intolerance and paranoid “security” – Boing Boing

I guess I was right. Norwegian PM refuses to let terrorist attacks drive his country to intolerance and paranoid “security” – Boing...

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On innocence lost in Norway

Nice piece in the NYT by author Jo Nesbo who notes: Yesterday, on the train, I heard a man shouting in fury. Before Friday, my automatic...

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Americans Respond to Norway Attacks by Shooting Each Other

Gawker: If you spent yesterday huddled in a corner with a bottle of vodka, crying and depressed about all of the massacre and death news...

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Utkast

Crappy connection back from Oslo today. I managed the 28 minute transit in Munich with a few minutes to spare, but my luggage didn’t....

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Oslo City Hall

If you’ve already watched Barack Obama’s Nobel acceptance speech today (if you haven’t, at least give it a read), you...

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Oslo (and other) city bikes

I see quite a few offerings like this for municipally-run bicycle rentals. Pick up the bike at a typical station, like this one in Oslo,...

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Makes parking fun!

Gotta love this kind of parking smart ass. This is a Buddy, a Norwegian electric car. From NOK 135,000 (EUR 14,798/USD 20,542). Website is...

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Spotted…

…this spotted shoe, near Oslo’s Central station, about 10:30 Thursday morning. If you’re missing one, it was still there...

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Nude Beaches and Fruit Cocktail Bombers: piran café’s Top Trips of 2005

A couple nights ago I got together with a few colleagues for a belated New Year celebration, and over a few bottles of wine and shots of...

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