Vivi Haug

Vivi Haug (Eva Margrethe Haug) (born October 13, 1936 in Fredrikstad) is a Norwegian actress. She played it very very talkative girl in a commercial for VG winter 2006. She has been featured… Continue reading


Battling is generally believed to have originated in the East Coast hip hop scene in the late 1970s. One of the earliest and most famous battles was in December 1981 (evidenced by BB’s DJ asking if… Continue reading

Stone Circle

Stone circle is a monument of standing stones arranged in a circle. Such monuments have been constructed across the world throughout history for many different reasons. The best known tradition of stone circle construction occurred across the British… Continue reading

Carte Blanche

Carte Blanche is the Norwegian national company of contemporary dance, based in Bergen in western Norway. Since August 2008 the artistic and general director of the company is Bruno Heynderickx from Belgium. Choreographers who have recently worked… Continue reading

Martin Kolberg

Martin Kolberg (born 24 February 1949) is a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party. He served as the party secretary from 2002 until 2009. He is currently a member of the Storting. Kolberg served as a deputy representative in the Norwegian… Continue reading

Ann Kat Hærland

Anne Katrine Hærland (born 27 March 1972) is a Norwegian satirical comedienne mostly known for her regular appearance on the weekly news satire show Nytt på nytt. She made her television debut in 1996 with the show Direkte… Continue reading

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Erik Solheim

Erik Solheim (born 18 January 1955 in Oslo, Norway) is a Norwegian politician for the Socialist Left Party (SV). He was appointed Minister of International Development in 2005 and also Minister of the Environment in 2007, and sat in both offices until 2012. Solheim… Continue reading

Per Petterson

Per Petterson (born 18 July 1952, Oslo) is a Norwegian novelist. His debut book was Aske i munnen, sand i skoa (1987), a collection of short stories. He has since published a number of novels to good reviews. To Siberia (1996),… Continue reading