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Sunday 29 June 2008

Delivery of Fail

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Friday 27 June 2008

My record shop is closing

The record shop I used to use to purchase records and CDs for the disco is to close this weekend. It feels like the end of an era. Back in the days before downloading I would regularly spend over £30...

Tuesday 24 June 2008

R2D2 DVD Projector

The R2D2 DVD Projector has to be the ultimate, geekgasm inducing, nerd-wish fulfilment gadget ever made. The manufacturer's website has an excellent promotional video. What more could you ask for? A remote control R2D2; a projector that will project onto...

Wednesday 18 June 2008

Let's run away

Sharon: i want to run away today, will you come with me me:OK. Where to? Sharon:anywhere where do you fancy me:Somewhere warm but no pollen Sunny but not sandy Sharon:sounds good me:and an internet connection Sharon:i'll go with that...

Sunday 15 June 2008

Feeling Social

I've been playing with a few social networking tools and sites for the last few weeks. At last count, I had a presence on 14 websites, including this. Weblog Tumblr Twitter TwitPic Plurk Brightkite Disqus Flickr YouTube ClaimID FaceBook Friendfeed...

Saturday 14 June 2008

Strictley no ball games

Tuesday 10 June 2008

You or going out with him and not me

Song lyrics by James, Aged 9

Monday 9 June 2008

Review of The Diablo Toasted Sandwich Maker

The Diablo Toasted Sandwich Maker Imagine a Breville Toasted Sandwich Maker that wasn't tacky, was easy to clean, made sandwiches with enough filing to actually taste and was fun to use. There you have the Diablo Toasted Sanwich Maker. It...

I want to update!

I just got some Spam offering to "Update my P*n*s". I didn't realise mine was out of date. What do the new versions have that mine doesn't? GPS? Pre-set positions? A 32GB memory? It's a little worrying. Are women these...

Sunday 8 June 2008

Things what we have done recently.

On Sunday last weekend, we took Chloe to my Dad's so that she can practice on her Baotion 50cc Scooter before going to CBT. My Dad's is about a 10 minutes drive away. As Chloe hasn't done her CBT yet...

Federation against Copyright Theft

I went to see Iron Man at the cinema this afternoon with James. Before the film started there were 3 promotional shorts aimed at reducing illegal downloading. A touch excessive don't you think. The first attempted to belittle illegal downloaders,...

Review of Iron Man

Iron Man Iron Man is how comic book adaptions should be. Variously fantastic and gritty in equaly measure. Comic and tragic at times with some superb performances. Both my son and I left the cinema wanting to go build ourselves...

Friday 6 June 2008

Have some Tweeting discretion.

OK. That didn't work. Because MTTwitter posted each Tweet individually it knocked everything else off the front page. It also required page to be built dynamically which unfortunately didn't play nicely with my old MT2.6 template. I could have re-built...

Oh dear. My Tweets are showing...

So, finally I've got my tweets posting to my blog. Using MTTwitter which is powered by a cron job running an MT script. It's taken me weeks to achieve and now I've got it, I'm not sure I like it....

Thursday 5 June 2008

Computer Monster

This kept me amused at lunchtime. Yes, I know it's cheap content. But I couldn't resist....

Wednesday 4 June 2008

I want to show you my Tweets

As I may have mentioned, I've started using Twitter. I'm posting 10 to 20 times a day, on occasion and I'd quite like to have a summary of my Tweets posted here on a daily basis in the same way...

Sunday 1 June 2008


I'm sure I'm not the only one that could sit and watch a good bonfire for hours at a time. The shapes and movement of the flames are fascinating, almost hypnotic. I took some photos and some video. Full set...

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