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Merry Christmas, Buon Natale, Frohe Weihnachten …

December 22, 2006


... Joyeux Noel, Feliz Navidad - and that's where my language skills start to falter. The Shortcut editorial team is - yes, you guessed it - off on our yuletide travels.

New Editor at Shortcut: Rhiannon Davies

December 5, 2006


              A bit of NEWS before Christmas: Shortcut finally has a spanking new, shiny digital address: And that’s not all. We also have a major announcement to make on the editorial front! Yes, it’s been quiet around here, but after a period of slow posting, we’re bouncing back […]

Wanted: Football blogger

November 24, 2006


Great opportunity for a soccer fanatic to kickstart a high-profile soccer blog. Preferably already an English language blogger/writer with prior experience managing blog tools and/or covering the football beat. Passion for football is more important than blogging skills. This is a temporary assignment of a few weeks, approx. 1 day per week. Could go longer. […]

Portrait of a Blogger: Sabine Behrmann

June 21, 2006


In the coming summer weeks Shortcut is putting the spotlight on its team of city bloggers; the behind the scene writers who every week provide the blog with its eclectic and incisive city fare. They are a diverse, well-traveled and highly savvy bunch who for the most part have chosen to leave home and settle in distant lands. Find out who they are and what their lives are about when not blogging - and if you like what they have to say, you can read more of each on their individual blogs.
This week starts off the series with Copenhagen based Sabine who has been analysing the megalomaniac Danes for 26 years.
125004-370529-thumbnail.jpgCopenhagen: A German among the Danes
Sabine was born and bred in the northern part of Germany and came to Denmark in 1980, 22 years old. She had a thing for Denmark and wanted to learn Danish and everything about the tiny nordic Kingdom.

Where’s my feed?

June 1, 2006


If your Shortcut feeds don’t work, apologies, we’ve experienced another IT related meltdown. To make a long story short, there’s no way around it, we’ll have to kindly ask you to subscribe again. All three feeds were affected, so here are the three sign up options for Shortcut, Weekly Events and our Citizen Interviews (click […]

A little love from the Wall Street Journal

May 31, 2006


A little love from big US media; the Wall Street Journal lists Shortcut among its recommended blogs: For a blog about a variety of cities that also features good writing, go to, a stylish site that’s about life in Amsterdam, Berlin, Copenhagen and other European cities, with amusing items such as a story about […]

Coming to an Inbox Near You

May 16, 2006


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