TIL: call number. Doig some translations. My first instinct was to translate it as telephone number, but then I thought, in the context of libraries it probably means something different. And I was right. It's the "book's address" in a library
#TIL: #GIMP filter „heal selection“ can fix the problem that the sensor of my former camera (Canon EOS 350D) was dirty and it seemed impossible to clean it. So a lot of photos have stains and spotches. And although it means I have to go through a lot of photos again, I'm really happy that it is indeed possible to get rid of these stains
#TIL: „Kurzfristige Beschäftigung“ ist für Arbeitgeber gar nicht so kompliziert, wie ich das erst verstanden habe. Person finden, bei der Minijob-Zentrale anmelden, die kümmern sich quasi um den restlichen Papierkram.
#TIL "Ostracism (Greek: ὀστρακισμός, ostrakismos) was a procedure under the Athenian democracy in which any citizen could be expelled from the city-state of Athens for ten years." [...] "It was used as a way of neutralizing someone thought to be a threat to the state or potential tyrant." The term comes from pottery shards, hence in German it is called "Scherbengerich" - the justice court of shards