Month: July 2009

  • the Latin word “vindicare” and its descendants like “revanche” and “vengeance”

    I was recently communicating with “somebody” on a revanche-seeking person, and “somebody” was creating the German word vingativ from the Portuguese word vingativo. It actually took me a moment to find out, what it really means and where it derives from. Initially I had not clue at all, to be honest. The English wiktionary entry […]

  • I trust Tagged

    There has been some news today that NY’s Attorney General Andrew Cuomo will sue Tagged for doing bad things like identity theft. I do care about my informational identy and privacy, but I frankly want to tell everybody, I have got not worries WRT this and Tagged.