Interviewed by Dat Goda Samhället

Some of the readers of this blog will be aware at this point that I lost a contract with a newspaper, merely for making fun of climate activist Greta Thunberg. The Swedish blog Dat Goda Samhället interviewed me about the situation. You can find the whole interview HERE. For those interested: it is in Swedish, […]

Pourquoi le snus est-il toujours illégal dans l’Union européenne?

En 1990, après une recommandation de l’Organisation mondiale de la Santé (OMS), le Royaume-Uni et la Belgique avaient interdit le tabac sans fumée humide connu sous le nom de « snus ». Popularisé en Scandinavie, le snus est vendu dans de petites poches blanches préemballées, généralement consommées placées sous la lèvre supérieure. Contrairement au tabac […]

From this year on, Swedes can once again ‘Dance With Somebody’

Anyone remember this catchy “Dance With Somebody” song? The Swedish Pop-Band Mando Diao had really put this track into our ears in 2009, when ironically it wasn’t really allowed for Swedes to dance with somebody outside of their own home. Laws dating back to the 1930s had banned Swedes to dance in public and had […]