2014 rewind

#2014 rewind

From 2013 resolutions: moved from Moscow to London. Paris, Amsterdam, Brussels. Dover, Cambridge, Chester, Coventry. New job. Plane spotting. Got a bike, but take a train (this is a south-west train service to Waterloo only), tube (please, mind the gap between the train and the platform) and a night bus (seats are avaliable on the upper deck).

So.


City of the year: London, Amsterdam
People of the year: colleagues, new people in London
Language of the year: British English
Food of the year: fish&chips, cheddar, wild rocket, danish waffles
Drink of the year: ale
TV series of the year: Fargo, Black Mirror, True Detective
Accomplishment of the year: moving to London
Songs of the year:
“Far From Any Road” by The Handsome Family (http://youtu.be/Sp0BjFl-a1Y)
“Take me to church” by Hosier (http://youtu.be/tR8b-3FqQqE)
“Once Upon A Dream” by Lana Del Rey (http://youtu.be/TZ44x0GnKh4)
Книга года: “What I talk about when I talk about running” by Haruki Murakami
Perfume of the year: Chloe
Beauty product of the year: Lolly Tint by Benefit, More Brows by ModelCo
Store of the year: Uniqlo, Hema
Quote of the year: “Hey, dude, you really shouldn’t drink and horse.”
Purchase of the year: iPhone6
Gift of the year: ollo clip
Evil of the year: nationalism
Concert of the year: Six Organs of Admittance (25th October, London)
App of the year: Slack
Clothes of the year: plaid shirt
Luck of the year: getting a visa in March in a closed visa centre in Kiev
Fail of the year: fitness
Game of the year: Monument Valley
Animal of the year: fox
Technology of the year: grunt
Amusement of the year: spotting planes from a bridge
Place of the year: Cineworld, Wetherspoon, Pure Gym, Shakespeare’s Globe
Museum of the year: Museum of Brands (http://www.museumofbrands.com/)
Performance of the year: Skylight by David Hare (http://ntlive.nationaltheatre.org.uk/produ…/ntlout6-skylight)
Website of the year: github.com
Gadget of the year: drone
Desktop app of the year: Mou, Text Expander
Event of the year: Farnborough Airshow 2014
Loss of the year: voluntary
Actor of the year: Matthew McConaughey
Actress of the year: Emily Blunt
Powersong of the year: “Firework” by Katy Perry (http://youtu.be/QGJuMBdaqIw)
Movie of the year: Nymphomaniac, Million Ways to Die in The West, Gone Girl, Boyhood, Only Lovers Left Alive, Lego, Edge of Tomorrow
Meme of the year: ice bucket challenge (remember that?)
Youtube video of the year: Action Movie Kid http://youtu.be/34Q0BB8-2nA
Cover song of the year: “Wrecking Ball (The Country Version)“ Gregory Brothers http://youtu.be/X7JgVqbh8nE

Jesus is now 2014 y.o. Hurray!

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