About Marco

Von Steinenbronn über Stafford, Poughkeepsie und München nach Seattle :)

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Recent Activity

  • Marco shared from The Song of the Quarkbeast (The Chronicles of Kazam Book 2) by Jasper Fforde
    In fact, the whole Remote Suggestion or “seeding” idea had been banned once it was discovered to be the key ingredient in promoting talentless boy bands, which had until then been something of a mystery.
    Note: Fforde is funny.
  • Marco shared from Letters From Father Christmas by J.R.R. Tolkien
    I am more shaky than usual this year. The North Polar Bear’s fault! It was the biggest bang in the world, and the most monstrous firework there ever has been. It turned the North Pole BLACK and shook all the stars out of place, broke the moon into four—and the Man in it fell into my back garden. He ate quite a lot of my Christmas chocolates before he said he felt better and climbed back to mend it and get the stars tidy.
  • Marco shared from The Crab and the Lamb by Manu Cornet
    Note: I just finished this book about Manu's battle with cancer and I'm wondering, why it was so entertaining.
  • Marco shared from a Personal Document
    The office building on their left had a single word etched on the glass doors: AMAZON. ‘Oh,’ Frank said. ‘Uh, no, Hazel. That’s a modern thing. They’re a company, right? They sell stuff on the Internet. They’re not actually Amazons.’ ‘Unless …’ Percy walked through the doors. Hazel had a bad feeling about this place,
    Note: lol
  • Marco shared from http://www.amazon.com/dp/B001O2SCKI/ref=r_soa_p_i
    Representative George H. W. Bush, of Texas, said, “We need to make family planning a household word. We need to take the sensationalism out of the topic so it can no longer be used by militants who have no knowledge of the voluntary nature of the program, but rather are using it as a political stepping stone.” In 1969, Nixon told Congress, “No American woman should be denied access to family planning assistance because of her economic condition.”
    Note: History of Planned Parenthood
(Seattle, WA USA)