Archive for December 19th, 2007

Is it just me or was this season just a little boring. There weren’t those blockbuster star-packed series’ which usually are shown. Although one or two good ones emerged the overall impression is that this one was a let down.

A detective/mystery series about a young detective (Shibasaki Kou) who has been assigned to solve very difficult cases which go beyond the normal imagination. She teams up with a weird scientist who helped her predescessor in his work. The setup usually is the same in each episode: there’s a mysterous killing which cannot be explained reasonably. The detective will meet with the scientist and he will come up with a rational explanation of the case. (more…)

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….FORTUNA IS ON TOP OF THE TABLE!!! That’s all that counts to me. Here are the results of the Bundesliga:

Energie Cottbus – Hannover 96 5:1
FC Schalke 04 – 1. FC Nürnberg 2:1
Werder Bremen – Bayer Leverkusen 5:2
Hertha BSC – Bayern München 0:0
Arminia Bielefeld – VfB Stuttgart 2:0
VfL Wolfsburg – Borussia Dortmund 4:0
Karlsruher SC – Hamburger SV 1:1
Hansa Rostock – VfL Bochum 2:0
MSV Duisburg – Eintracht Frankfurt 0:1 (more…)

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MLB: The Mitchell Report

I took a little time to read a few pages of the report about drug abuse in baseball which was conducted by Senator Mitchell and which was released last week. It is very pleasant to have the opportunity to actually read the stuff everybody is talking about in the media, something that rarely happens over here in Germany. When there is a report, it is handed out to the journalists and they interpret it for the readers and viewers in their respective magazines and shows. (more…)

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