A Mindcraft Roller Coaster

Pretty [impressive Beetlejuice roller coaster](https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=afcudstM9zA) in Mindcraft. How many hours do you think it took to build it?

One Year Iron Blogger Berlin

Read the lovely [antischokke’s post](http://antischokke.de/2012/12/28/ein-jahr-iron-blogger-berlin/) about Iron Blogger Berlin. With ca. 20 bloggers, 900EUR collected, and just as much consumed in beer, it’ll be fun to keep on writing into 2013, even if sometimes slacking gets the best of me.


History is that certainty produced at the point where the imperfections of memory meet the inadequacies of documentation. — Julian Barnes, The Sense of an Ending

Animal Guts Everywhere

About 12 years ago, the day before Thanksgiving, **I stopped eating meat.** I had just read [The Mad Cowboy: Plain Truth from the Cattle Rancher Who Won’t Eat Meat](http://www.amazon.com/MAD-COWBOY-Plain-Cattle-Rancher/dp/0684854465), which offered enough facts about the meat industry to **churn your stomach and forsake the next…