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Cogs can think.

I'm a mere, tiny, insignificant cog in a whole clockwork of stupidity.
The little cog that wanted to break free, I am.

[Indian Accent] I am from India [/Indian accent]

At university again, I'm really liking living wirelessly. It's very handy :).

Anyway, just finished reading Lizet and Erik Jan's first report from India. EJ is there for his study; he observes a commune there, and does research. At the same time, he is part of the commune and helps out and all that. Lizet (his girlfriend) came along with him; she's also going to work inside the commune. They will stay there for five months, with the last month being a sort of vacation.

The report is obviously in Dutch, so I'll give a short recap. First of all, people from India smell. Badly. They sat in a plane from Heathrow, London, to Chennai, India, filled with smelly people. Arrived in India, they noticed the horrible traffic, the animals everywhere, and lots of bums.

They were surprised by the poor condition of the commune itself. They saw pictures of it before they left, and those pictures gave them a far more positive view of the whole. It dissapointed them-- then again, they are in the poorer part of the country (the south), so this was to be expected. Also, they noted how dirty and unclean everything is. Well, that's what you get when you're from one of the richest countries in the world :).

Anyway, I want to whish them a fantastic 5 months together!
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10:14 AM, by Anonymous Anonymous

There are more English-speakers in India that in the Netherlands. Funny Dutch accent!

Grow up and come out of your caves.    



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