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  1. Standard memberwolfgang59
    Mr. Wolf
    at home
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    15 Nov '17 08:57
    How Iceland turned around it's problems with teenage drink/drugs.

    http://www.bbc.com/news/av/stories-41973296/how-one-country-persuaded-teens-to-give-up-drink-and-drugs

    Why are the Nordic countries so willing to make innovative change?
  2. Standard membershavixmir
    Guppy poo
    Sewers of Holland
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    15 Nov '17 09:201 edit
    If you’re not smoking and drinking in Iceland, what the hell are you doing?

    Hint: eating formented shark.
    Google it... my God, that country’s a culinair hell waiting to explode...
    Ach... here you go:

    https://guidetoiceland.is/history-culture/the-worlds-most-disgusting-icelandic-food

    You'll probably hear that the traditional way of fermenting the shark is to bury it in the ground and then urinate on it before letting it rot for some months. This is not true! Well, the urinating bit is true, but the shark doesn't rot, it ferments.