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Moments of Melbourne, Part 8 - Friday, November 30th, 1956

A Harvard analyst named Gert Fredriksson the second most dominant Olympian of all time, second only to American jumper Ray C. Ewry, but still ahead of Carl Lewis and Michael Phelps. The Swedish flatwater canoe racer won six of eight Olympic finals in...
by Olympic Century on Nov 29, 2016

Moments of Melbourne, Part 6 - Wednesday, November 28th, 1956

Almost nobody noticed, but Olympic history was made on this cloudy Wednesday, November 28th, 1956, at Oaklands Hunt Club in the north of Melbourne. When Lars Hall crossed the finish line of the cross-country run, the last part of the modern pentathlo...
by Olympic Century on Nov 27, 2016

Gunder Haegg - The Unfulfilled Dream, Part 2

Some of the greatest athletes of the world have tried in vain to win an Olympic gold medal. We portray them in this series.Gunder Haegg was a victim of his time and circumstances. When the Swedish long distance runner was at the height of his career,...
by Olympic Century on Oct 25, 2016

Ecuador agrees to let Sweden question WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in embassy in London

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange addresses the media holding a printed report of the judgment by a United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention on his case, from the balcony of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, February 5, 2016. (Photo by AFP)...

Swedish policewoman in bikini nabs pickpocket

Mikaela Kellner, a veteran of Swedish Ninja Warrior and police officer of 11 years, tackled an unsuspecting pickpocket to the ground in a Stockholm park. Photo / Instagram / @mikaelakellnerAn off-duty Swedish police officer gave a pickpocket the shoc...

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by Scam on Jul 28, 2016

SV: Blessing!‏

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by Scam on Jul 11, 2016

Book Review: Hitman Anders and the Meaning of It All by Jonas Jonasson

This is a fun book, a great satire and a good read...

Princess Sofia: Motherhood changed my whole life

OHMYGOSSIP – Sweden’s Princess Sofia says motherhood has changed her “whole life” while her husband Prince Carl Philip said having a baby is “absolutely amazing and wonderful”. The royal welcomed...
by OHMYGOSSIP on Jul 8, 2016

Graphic Novel Review: James Bond: Vargr by Warren Ellis and Jason Masters

James Bond, agent 007 of British Secret Service, returns to London from a vengeance mission in Helsinki and resumes the boring duties of the 00 section. Soon enough he gets a new mission, this time in Berlin to break a drug trafficking cartel.

Thoughts: on Sudio Vasa Blå and LoveSummer Promotion

Sudio is founded in Sweden, and it represent elegant products with studio quality sound and exquisite quality, offering trendy, wireless earphones for those who are constantly on-the-go. ***** The Sudio team offered me a pair to try.  What came in...
by XinYun @ SG on Jul 5, 2016

How To Make A Flower Crown – Swedish Midsummer Celebration – Video

This weekend it’s a big one in Sweden, probably the most loved holiday of the year is happening on Saturday: Midsummer (Midsommar – sv) This holiday is a very serious celebration for the Swedish people, shops and everything else are closi...
by Stories of Lorellay on Jun 23, 2016

Swedish court sustained Assange European arrest warrant

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange makes a speech from the balcony of the Ecuadorian embassy in London, Britain, February 5, 2016. © ReutersA Swedish court has sustained a European arrest warrant for the founder of whistleblower website Wiki...

Sweden approves giving NATO more access amid Russia tensions

US Secretary of State John Kerry (L) talks with Sweden's Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom during a meeting of NATO foreign ministers at the organization's headquarters in Brussels on May 20, 2016. (AFP photo)Sweden’s parliament has approved a deal...

ENJOY AND LAUGH :)

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by radio satellite on May 4, 2016

ENJOY AND LAUGH :)

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by radio satellite on May 4, 2016

Book Review: The Invoice by Jonas Karlsson

We were "promised" some sort of magical "Disney happiness" which doesn't exist, and never did. Happiness, for me, are the small things which happen daily - a smile from the wife, a hug from the kids, a strange giving a hand to another without an cond...

Hello From Sweden

Hi Good day, I'm Karin Bengt From Sweden. I know you’ll be puzzled at the receipt of my E-mail. I also know you have all the right reasons to not respond, or be inquisitive and even be offended for intruding your privacy, but allow me to call you F...
by Scam on Mar 21, 2016

Hello From Malin.

Hi Good Morning,I'm Malin Ronnia From Sweden. I know you’ll be puzzled at the receipt of my E-mail. I also know you have all the right reasons to not respond, or be inquisitive and even be offended for intruding your privacy, but allow me to ca...
by Scam on Mar 15, 2016

Book Review: The Envoy by Alex Kershaw

Mr. Wallenberg could not stand idly by watching one of the greatest crimes of the 20th Century taking place, and took it upon himself to provide Jews with Schutzpasses, documents which show that the bearer is a Swedish citizen and hence should not be...
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