Monthly Archives: December 2010

Christmas, Chanukah or both?

I may be Jewish, celebrate certain Jewish holidays and have been educated at Jewish schools, but does this mean I shouldn’t celebrate and enjoy Christmas? The Jewish festival of lights (Chanukah) usually starts and finishes just before Christmas and I … Continue reading

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Amanda Knox and Rafaelle Sollecito: Guilty as Charged?

At present a large chunk of my life is dedicated to the wonderful world of travel-retail and duty-free. But away from work I have always been interested in crime and am often gripped by cases such as the one involving … Continue reading

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Metropolis 2010 Christmas Carnage

For those Metropolis employees who attended last night’s Christmas party and made it to the office today, it must surely have been a case of the morning after the night before at Metropolis’ Croydon base this morning. I was lucky … Continue reading

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The joys of the underground

Oh the joys of the London Underground. When it is working properly and not overcrowded it consists of people with a plethora of annoying habits. These people tend to have no consideration for anyone but themselves. Not only are there … Continue reading

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A day to forget

To say that today has been one of the most frustrating days of my life is nothing short of an understatement. It all started at 4:15 am when the dreaded alarm went off to wake me up ahead of my … Continue reading

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