The Death of a Minister

A foreign minister, actually. Not a church minister. The Swedish foreign minister Anna Lindh was tragically murdered in 2003, in a shocking attack in a shopping mall. The murderer was relatively quickly found, and subsequent analysis has led to some disturbing media attention, among those the animation of how the murder happened. Complete with skeletons …

Air safety – FAA approves South Africa

After bordering on no-fly status, SA has finally been granted the FAA seal of approval when it comes to security and safety. Now…all right. This is probably just interesting if you’re a serious globetrotter. Just a short note. Here’s the news-item…if you even want to look at it.

Painless airport security?

“Security at the airport is a nightmare!” “Those security guards just like to pick on people.” “The lines are endless!” Long lines, close scrutiny of your personal belongings, strangers telling you what to do, and taking away your favorite can of hairspray, apparently just because they can. Is it really necessary, and what can you …