Monthly Archives: April 2012

Random Exhaust Pipes

These beauties can be seen on the highway on the north of Chisinau.  The picture might make them look small, but they are quite tall – 10 feet or more.  In the winter, I saw some black smoke billowing out

Posted in Moldova Monday

Unde Este…?

Instead of a normal Thoughtful Thursday, today I’m introducing a new type of post: “Unde Este…?  Which is Romanian for “Where is…” So, for today’s post: “Unde Este Mercy?” “Mercy Este în dulap de cărți!” (Where is Mercy?  Mercy is in

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Mark 4:1-9 ESV – Again he began to teach beside the sea. And a very large crowd gathered about him, so that he got into a boat and sat in it on the sea, and the whole crowd was beside

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Bad Translationing

No, no, please – benediction *your* friend. Granted, this doesn’t happen only in Moldova.  But I’ve seen some good stuff here, that’s for sure. Have any good pictures of horrible translation on products?  Post them!

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Expertise vs Greatness

“They” claim that if you work at something for 10,000 hours, you will become an expert at that thing.  Let’s assume that’s true for a minute, and let me ask a question:  does becoming an expert at something actually make

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