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Forum: Current Events Archive 10-13-2015, 02:35 PM
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Posted By hernameispekka
It's about a year and a half divided between the...

It's about a year and a half divided between the two parents. We don't have any maternity leave in Sweden. We only have Parental leave.
Forum: Current Events Archive 10-08-2015, 10:52 AM
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Posted By hernameispekka
I agree. And it would add fuel to the rumours of...

I agree. And it would add fuel to the rumours of there being bad blood between Sofia and Madeleine. So I think that is out of the question even if it would be approved by all involved, they would...
Forum: Current Events Archive 09-25-2015, 10:02 AM
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Posted By hernameispekka
Yes, we cannot know how we would feel. I agree...

Yes, we cannot know how we would feel. I agree that we can't plan for everything but you always have to "play the odds". The odds of you wanting to leave your 2 kids 3 months after giving birth for a...
Forum: Current Events Archive 09-25-2015, 09:53 AM
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Posted By hernameispekka
I hope very much she is ok, and agree that she...

I hope very much she is ok, and agree that she has every right to stay home. I think the only thing we're commenting on is the lack of foresight on that this would probably be how she would feel and...
Forum: Current Events Archive 09-25-2015, 06:29 AM
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Posted By hernameispekka
Exactly this! I've seen noone comment that the...

Exactly this! I've seen noone comment that the excuse of the kids was not valid. Just that they should have accounted for that when making the plans.
Forum: Current Events Archive 09-24-2015, 10:50 AM
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Posted By hernameispekka
Exactly. Had she just said to them when she got...

Exactly. Had she just said to them when she got pregnant that she would not come to the New York thing and that the other thing would have to be decided colser and they didn't put her name on the...
Forum: Current Events Archive 09-24-2015, 07:30 AM
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Posted By hernameispekka
I'm not one of those who used it, but I think...

I'm not one of those who used it, but I think people use the word "breadwinner" as a fast way to point out what kind of lifestyle and arrangements he expects in his life. Just like many women would...
Forum: Current Events Archive 09-24-2015, 06:33 AM
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Posted By hernameispekka
I think they are in a process of trying to find...

I think they are in a process of trying to find their own balance. They are looking to balance what kind of family life they want to have with his and her roles. Right now it's not going very well it...
Forum: Current Events Archive 07-24-2015, 11:46 AM
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Posted By hernameispekka
Haha, that line was so sweet that they are...

Haha, that line was so sweet that they are learning together :)
Forum: Current Events Archive 07-24-2015, 10:23 AM
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Posted By hernameispekka
I agree. Most people seem to think that the...

I agree. Most people seem to think that the apanage is tied to the title. I can agree though that they shouldn't have given the kids titles if Madeleine in the long run will opt out of royal life....
Forum: Current Events Archive 07-24-2015, 09:34 AM
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Posted By hernameispekka
I honestly have no clue :P And have never (to my...

I honestly have no clue :P And have never (to my memory) suggested it :P But I have no idea!
Forum: Current Events Archive 07-24-2015, 08:41 AM
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Posted By hernameispekka
I wonder if his view of royalty was scewed by his...

I wonder if his view of royalty was scewed by his sister being married to.. I think it's a count? So maybe he thought it was a hollow thing like that... Everything went so faast for them so maybe it...
Forum: Current Events Archive 07-24-2015, 08:39 AM
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Posted By hernameispekka
I'd like to comment more... but it left a REAL...

I'd like to comment more... but it left a REAL sour taste when people started saying they lost respect for our people....
Forum: Current Events Archive 07-23-2015, 10:52 PM
Replies: 810
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Posted By hernameispekka
I agree. I hope you don't mean me personally, I...

I agree. I hope you don't mean me personally, I tried to explain more the generaal culture he will find himself in than on him. But I got a little stingy when people started saying that they lost...
Forum: Current Events Archive 07-23-2015, 07:35 PM
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Posted By hernameispekka
It would have been odd if Madeleine said it as...

It would have been odd if Madeleine said it as well. The normal way here is that you have 50/50 responsibility. Sadly women still make less money but the general consensus is that most people do half...
Forum: Current Events Archive 07-23-2015, 04:48 PM
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Posted By hernameispekka
Haha, thank you :D Very well summarized. There...

Haha, thank you :D Very well summarized. There are many things that shock be about other countries (like the lack of free health care) but that doesn't mean I think they are stupid. So thank you for...
Forum: Current Events Archive 07-23-2015, 03:30 PM
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Views: 152,482
Posted By hernameispekka
Thank you for appreciating this. Some of the...

Thank you for appreciating this. Some of the (majorly US people it seems?) take it as we are saying that EVERYONE is living the same way which is obviously not the case. Just the most usual.
Forum: Current Events Archive 07-23-2015, 03:27 PM
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Posted By hernameispekka
Thank you :) I think this is exactly it (although...

Thank you :) I think this is exactly it (although I think he has a more "traditional" view than most swedes). And had they had a better image before it would have been just a little flub. But since...
Forum: Current Events Archive 07-23-2015, 02:59 PM
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Views: 152,482
Posted By hernameispekka
I agree. And we havn't said anything else.And...

I agree. And we havn't said anything else.And they are very welcome to make that choice. We are just saying that most aren't
Forum: Current Events Archive 07-23-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 810
Views: 152,482
Posted By hernameispekka
I agree. The people who stay at home in Sweden...

I agree. The people who stay at home in Sweden are 2 groups. The romantics (that stay home because they want without thinking about what could happen) and the practics (that are well aware of what...
Forum: Current Events Archive 07-23-2015, 02:51 PM
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Views: 152,482
Posted By hernameispekka
Also a thing to remember about general Swedish...

Also a thing to remember about general Swedish media is that they are very much dominated by left-wings so the articles will always be harsher and more left than the general view.
Forum: Current Events Archive 07-23-2015, 02:44 PM
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Views: 152,482
Posted By hernameispekka
My mother was home for a while with me (until 4...

My mother was home for a while with me (until 4 maybe) and met no problem. And there are a few bloggers as well that are "housewifes" and as any blogger recives critique for their choices but no more...
Forum: Current Events Archive 07-22-2015, 02:32 PM
Replies: 810
Views: 152,482
Posted By hernameispekka
Very true. Left US is very Right Sweden. ...

Very true. Left US is very Right Sweden.


I honestly have not much idea (am sick at the moment) but most people seem somewhere between unknowing, neutral and bunching him together with the...
Forum: Current Events Archive 07-22-2015, 02:19 PM
Replies: 810
Views: 152,482
Posted By hernameispekka
And I have had the same experience with...

And I have had the same experience with conservatives (although I'm considered a rather conservative here...). There are open and close minded people on all sides of the spectrum just as there are in...
Forum: Current Events Archive 07-22-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 810
Views: 152,482
Posted By hernameispekka
He's not at all seen as a problem. What makes you...

He's not at all seen as a problem. What makes you say that? We're just saying his views are rather unusual here. It would be like saying "Muslim views are rather unusual in the Vatican". It's not...
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