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December 31, 2015 So, 2015 is coming to a close. It has been an interesting year, to say the least.

The birth of Lucas this Februar has been a source of great joy, but it definitely has reduced the work on both this and my other sites to a minimum. I have gotten some work done, importants work actually, with the Kaj Munk books, just not as much as I would have liked.

The terror around the world really bugged me. As one of those who try to promote knowledge and peaceful coexcistence across cultures, the political and religious nutjobs trying to keep the world ablaze really bothers me. War, terror and refugees are bad enough, but after that, the political opportunists steps in and feed the fires instead of handling the problems.

The political trend in Denmark the last 20-25 years or so, has been to cut funding for education and libraries, thus making my sites more and more necessary. Now the Danish libraries has started cutting down on the amount of books and shelves to make room for a cafe-like atmosphere and I'm thinking 'are they friggin' nuts?'. Libraries being nice and cozy places is fine, but their primary function is literature/information. Cutting down on the service that is their reason to exist, to make room for more people to sit on their candy asses and sip latte? Seriously?... what the hell are they thinking? Next thing will be the government having an excuse to close down libraries, because it is not the state's job to run a cafe. My work on my sites is done because I like doing it, and that is how it should be, but it is rather saddening to vitness how inept politicians and hate preachers, on both the political and religious scenes, turn the things I do into a necessity and not just an alternative to be used if you want to.

January 1, 2015: First day of the year, and I've uploadet the first book, Kaj Munk's last collection of poems.