Oct 16

Various Philanthropies

By Ian Young

Saturday 16th October 2010 This week I’ve been running around managing one of the other businesses I’m associated with http://www.gfeu.eu/ It’s an Association, which certifies food products claiming to be Gluten free and tests them to a very high specification, before acrediting them if they meet our standards (5 parts in a million for those […]

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Oct 02

Squatters riot in Amsterdam

By Ian Young

Saturday 2nd October 2010 Squatting: So this morning we hear on the news that due to changes in the Dutch legislation, Squatting rights in Holland will become more restrictive. http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/39463891/ns/world_news-europe/ Speaking as someone who Squatted for necessity and out of lifestyle choice from the age of 16 through to 29 (when I underwent life changes […]

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Sep 14

Smoking – have you considered quitting?

By Ian Young

Monday 14th September 2010 SMOKING: I’ve been helping people stop smoking over the past week. It’s been really rewarding helping my friends beat such a debilitating habit – and I don’t say that to be condescending, but rather because I recognise the significant improvements in my own live since I stopped in September 2006 – […]

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Sep 08

Tony Blair admits to drinking away his stress

By Ian Young

Tuesday 8th September 2010 www.ianyoung.co So, despite being away on travels across the USA, I am trying to maintain some momentum with my blogging. Problems arise such as spare time, wifi access and articles or scenarios that interest me enough to write about them. And then I found this…  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newstopics/politics/tony-blair/7974820/Tony-Blair-A-Journey-PMs-drinking-habit.html It appears to quote the […]

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Aug 30

Contribution

By Ian Young

Monday 30th August 2010 www.ian-young.com I’m in an airport-serving Hotel next to LAX for the next week. Despite the weather being gorgeous outside, I’m not going to be out sunbathing. Despite the Hotel having a Swimming Pool, I won’t get the chance to go swimming. No Venice Beach. No Hollywood Boulevard. No Chinese Kodak Theatre. […]

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