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Rudis Muiznieks

Miscellaneous speculations and cogitations from an armchair philosophist.

Rudis Muiznieks 10/7/2018 12:41:16 AM

I forgot just how good The Crazies was. The remake at least, never saw the original.

Rudis Muiznieks 9/15/2018 12:35:29 PM

I'm only a few minutes in to episode 10 of Violet Evergarden, but I can already tell this is going to wreck me emotionally.

Rudis Muiznieks 7/26/2018 1:49:51 PM

The truffle sauce we brought back from Italy is pretty tasty... The only problem is even if I only eat a little bit, my burps taste like truffles for the whole day and I get pretty sick of it.

Rudis Muiznieks 6/14/2018 8:50:09 PM

Flight back to Nashville was delayed, turning our 8 hour DC layover into a 9 hour layover. Need sleep. Just kill me. #eurotrip2018

Rudis Muiznieks 6/14/2018 8:49:41 PM

On our last day in Rome we toured the crypts and catacombs, but no pictures were allowed. They were OK, but I'm still miffed about the strike that ruined the Paris catacombs for us. #eurotrip2018

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Rudis Muiznieks 6/14/2018 8:49:10 PM

One of the plaster casts of the bodies found at Pompeii rdsm.ca/e1 #eurotrip2018

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Rudis Muiznieks 6/14/2018 8:48:39 PM

Mount Vesuvius crater. It was quite a hike to get up there... 30 minutes of straight uphill on loose rocks and ash rdsm.ca/e0 #eurotrip2018

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Rudis Muiznieks 6/14/2018 8:48:08 PM

View of Naples from the top of Mount Vesuvius rdsm.ca/dz #eurotrip2018

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Rudis Muiznieks 6/14/2018 8:47:39 PM

Another Tuscany shot. Just chillin' and enjoying the view. rdsm.ca/dy #eurotrip2018

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Rudis Muiznieks 6/14/2018 8:47:03 PM

Crazy view from Montalcino in Tuscany. You could pretty much swing your camera on a rope around there and get amazing shots like this in any direction. rdsm.ca/dx #eurotrip2018

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Rudis Muiznieks 6/10/2018 2:26:18 PM

The CERN tour was great. We didn't get to see the LHC since they're currently doing collisions, but we did see the old synchrocyclotron and the Atlas control room. Here's a bad photo of the first ever WWW server. rdsm.ca/dw #eurotrip2018

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Rudis Muiznieks 6/10/2018 2:12:03 PM

Creepy statues outside the Red Cross museum in Geneva. This was a great museum; very sobering and powerful message. We went early and beat the rush, so we had almost the whole place to ourselves. rdsm.ca/dv #eurotrip2018

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Rudis Muiznieks 6/10/2018 2:09:14 PM

Going a little out of order... but we passed by the UN headquarters during a bus tour in Geneva. rdsm.ca/du #eurotrip2018

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Rudis Muiznieks 6/10/2018 2:04:56 PM

The remains of some aqueducts in the distance. rdsm.ca/dt #eurotrip2018

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Rudis Muiznieks 6/10/2018 2:02:33 PM

A Pagan Basilica inside the Roman Forum. This was also part of the Colosseum tour. Lots of cool ancient ruins to see. rdsm.ca/ds #eurotrip2018

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Rudis Muiznieks 6/10/2018 1:58:32 PM

Selfie inside the Colosseum rdsm.ca/dr #eurotrip2018

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Rudis Muiznieks 6/10/2018 1:56:01 PM

If you have some money you don't need I'm sure the Catholic Church will be happy to take it off your hands to pay for more shit like whatever this is. rdsm.ca/dq #eurotrip2018

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Rudis Muiznieks 6/10/2018 1:53:00 PM

The hallway leading to the Sistine Chapel in Vatican City. Our tour guide was hyper enthusiastic. Was probably the best and most informative tour I've ever been on. rdsm.ca/dp #eurotrip2018

Rudis Muiznieks 6/10/2018 1:48:22 PM

We missed our flight to Rome by 12 hours so had to buy last-minute train tickets. I'll just think of it as a $450 lesson for Heather on how 24 hour clocks work. #eurotrip2018

Rudis Muiznieks 6/6/2018 1:00:54 PM

Now it's just me and Heather, staying in Geneva for a couple nights before flying to Rome for the final leg of the vacation. We'll probably check out some more museums here, and have a CERN tour booked for Friday #eurotrip2018