1. Is there a word for "the sudden intense dislike of a stranger whose behavior reminds one too much of oneself?" I bet there is in German.
2. Saw a woman wearing a t-shirt today that said, We Are All Palestinian. I better go get my passport changed.
3. It's raining from a bright sky ... a Japanese person might call that kitsune no yomeiri, or the wedding of a fox demon. In the South, we say the Devil is beating his wife.