Archive for the 'Wacko-land' Category

Blocks of flats suck

Tuesday, September 19th, 2006

A few weeks ago there were some repairs made to the roof of the building I live in. The workers apparently moved the cable my ISP has installed for me to get it out of their way, so now it was hanging in front of some windows on the back side. On Sunday morning a […]

So long, Erdeesh!

Tuesday, July 11th, 2006

After about two and a half years, I really have to let my ISP go…

… And Justice for All, pt. 2

Saturday, November 12th, 2005

Note: this is an adaptation of an article by Mircea Toma, published in the weekly magazine “Academia Caţavencu“, issue no. 43, November 2-8 2005 A senator’s wife runs her fancy jeep on the opposite lane and bumps head-on into an incoming car. A young girl survives, but both her parents and her sister die on […]

… and Justice for All

Monday, October 24th, 2005

I’ve recently read in a newspaper about a representative case for the Romanian law system. Someone lends his apartment to some else. When the contract expires, the tenant refuses to leave the apartment. The owner spends most of the following year trying to convince the tenant — using reasonable means — to leave his property, […]


Friday, September 30th, 2005

After weeks of heavy raining throughout the country, it was the capital’s turn a few days ago to get flooded. It wasn’t all that bad compared to other places where people died or lost everything, but the media made it look like a deluge anyway. The general manager of the company that supposedly administers the […]

How to ruin your vacation

Monday, September 12th, 2005

Go to the Romanian seaside.

And the winner is…

Thursday, August 25th, 2005

…this photo!

Something’s really wrong…

Friday, July 1st, 2005

… with this country! I mean, what does it tell you when you see sick old people in the streets of Bucharest, selling little old things from their home because they cannot afford their medicines? Which in turn will buy them a few more days in this fucking hell… Jesus, something is really, really wrong […]

I’ve been fucked!

Monday, June 27th, 2005

Customer support — the Romanian way

Peace sells… but who’s buying?

Monday, June 20th, 2005

Yes, people, Megadeth has included this motha’ fuckin’ country into the tour supporting their latest album, “The System Has Failed”!