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  1. The Dude Goes into politics: the Good, the Bad and the Worst.

    Previous chapter

    Now, the title should have been the Good ones, the Bad ones and the Worst ones, but then it would have lost that reference that I so much hold dear, so ..

    However, I'm aware of the fact that the argument I'm going to write now is controversial, or at the least very subjective: we all know that quite often it is a matter of perspective if you end being the good rather the bad one (or vice versa) in a story.

    That being said, as individuals, ...
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  2. The Dude's thoughts: when you lose someone you love...

    It has been a while since I posted this blog, and today life got to remind me again how true that is...

    I've posted about my losses extensively in the PH&A, and I'm past them (for as much as one can say to be so, of course), but there are some that are very hard to deal with.. last time I had to deal with a similar rush of emotions I was still a teenager and I had lost one of my closest cousins to Leukemia, it was terrible to say the least (he was 17, and full of hopes) and it ...

    Updated January 07, 2022 at 09:31 AM by Flinn

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  3. The Dude Goes into politics - Not all that glitters is gold...

    Last chapter can be found here.

    Time for an update I guess. We are halfway our mandate (2,5 years) and despite the Corona, I think we are doing great... sort of. To begin with, I did say "despite the Corona", but maybe this is a bit premature: as a matter of facts, contagion is spreading again quite fast, so in few days that will be back to impact our work again .. that can't be helped anyways, so let's just not take that into account right now.

    Backing to ...

    Updated December 30, 2021 at 03:36 AM by Flinn

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  4. The Dude goes into politics - the hardest job in the world...

    Now, if by any chance you have missed the previous chapters, there's a summary here at chapter 10.

    However, this new chapter is more of the sort of personal thoughts rather than an account of what's going on and I'd like to start from this comment I made back at chapter 9:

    I was one of those who were fiercely criticizing those who gave up or who did not wanted to try, today I can tell you I understand them very well. Barring the personal experience, there's nothing
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  5. The Dude goes into politics! - The mythical Conflict of Interest...

    First things first, today I'm celebrating my 10th blog post on this series! It's now well more than a year and a half that I started it, so time to make a summary of all the chapters, just in case someone really wants to know the full story

    The Dude goes into politics! Past Chapters

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    Updated March 10, 2021 at 11:13 AM by Flinn

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