Originally posted 2013-03-18 22:00:48.
Scandinavia, kind of great, yes they pay high taxes, but they also have fantastic education and actual proper health care.
Norway: Fathers must take at least 12 weeks paternal leave, or you don’t get so much moolah. Good incentives!
Finland: The average student score in reading literacy, maths and science is the highest score in the OECD.
Denmark: Voter turnout a whopping 87% in most recent elections.
Sweden: The Pirate Party is great given its emphasis on strengthening rights to privacy, and it’s cool name.
*I know bjork is from Iceland
Slight Return 6
The Social Services – The Baltic Sea
Salem al Fakir – Tell me
Bjork – Venus as a boy
Miike Snow – Animal
The Hives – Hate to say I told you so
A Camp – My America
I’m from Barcelona – Treehouse
Shout out louds – Tonight I have to leave it
Ida Maria – I like you so much better when you’re naked
Those Dancing Days – Space Hero Suits
Alphabeat – Fascination
Loney, dear – I am john
First Aid Kit – Tiger Mountain Peasant Song
Fever Ray – When I grow up (lissvik remix)