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Farmstead, Southern Savonia, Finland (2015)

Countryside of Finland is scattered with empty buildings. Usually they are wooden family houses built right after the World War II, or older small-scale farmsteads. The reasons for abandonment are usual: urbanization drove people from rural areas to centers of growth, and after the first generation, which continued to live and farm in the country, died away, the houses were left empty. 416 more words

Abandoned

Finland punks collectors to celebrate Eurovision

It’s Eurovision weekend! Long ago, the nations of Europe decided to stop holding wars and instead sort out their differences via an annual shit pop music throwdown. 382 more words

Philately

Yyterin lietteet

Pahoittelut ankean värisestä kuvapläjäyksestä! Vaikka nyt on jo kesäisen lämmintä ja vihreää, joka puolelta puskevista kukista nyt puhumattakaan, niin halusin silti vielä kirjoittaa pääsiäisen luontoretkestä Porin Yyterissä. 440 more words

Nature

Finland calls in ONE MILLION troops in the 'event of war' amid growing Russia aggression

Letters from the Finnish Defence Forces have been dispatched to 900,000 former conscripts in the armed forces in the last few weeks, telling them where to report to in the event of hostilities. 72 more words

News

Friday's Free for All

Barry talks with Daisy, Winston, and Kirk about lying public servants, open prisons, and a new survey.

https://forchristandculturebroadcasts.files.wordpress.com/2015/05/fcac-2015_05_22.mp3

To download audio right-click the following link: Friday’s Free for All

Christian Life

I'm In North America Again!

Moi! Hyvää ilta, America. I’m back in North America. Another nine hours and two flights, and I’ll be back in Kentucky.

I know that my posts for the last few months have been… sparse. 354 more words

Street SM 2015

Once again it was time for the biggest annual street dance competition in Finland – the Finnish championships. Or as we say, Street SM. This year I had 5 groups in the competition. 1,089 more words

Dance