Archive for February, 2006

Ink traps on a poster

Saturday, February 25th, 2006

Once riding through old Schanzenviertel, heart filled with glee, I came across the below sign for some coffee related beverages. I only noticed when I was past the sign but the impression was huge enough for me to actually walk back and take a snapshot. The font used for this sign – Bell Centennial – […]

Public transport is organized crime

Thursday, February 16th, 2006

Since April last year I’ve been using public transport to roam the area. First I had a ticket class B because my gym was between Mülheim Hbf and Uni. In February I switched to a gym right in Mülheim Hbf. Because, earlier, when I bought a day pass for friends, I found out that class […]

Geek Hierarchy

Thursday, February 16th, 2006

During my usual morning ritual (that includes a coffee and about a dozen web sites one of which being I stumbled over the Geek Hierarchy by Lore Sjöberg who also happens to write for It’s a fun read but I truly wonder where the heck all the other flavours of geeks are. I […]