Monthly Archives: August 2009


The Guardian launches it’s 10:10 campaign today. Personally I think it would have been better trying to encourage people to reduce waste, water and energy usage by 10% rather than their ‘carbon footprint’ but still…

Posted in Environmental | Tagged | Comments Off on Environment


I really do find it a pain in the arse that if I want to get any sort of worthwhile interest on my savings I have to move the bloody money around every twelve months or so. Turn your back … Continue reading

Posted in Personal | Tagged | Comments Off on Money


The story is fairly dull – sheep sells for £231,000 but the picture… What the hell is that? It’s like some sort of poodle/sheep hybrid.

Posted in Unusual | Tagged | Comments Off on Odd


I’ve got my appraisal at work this morning. First one in over a year and definitely the first that is likely to last more than 10 minutes and be of any use (Bonus knows what I’m talking about – king … Continue reading

Posted in Work | Tagged , | Comments Off on Work


Not really sure you can class it as macro-blogging or the anti-twitter as Woofer is just a Twitter clone with a 1400 minimum character requirement per ‘woof’. And it’s currently full of people copying text from other places, repeating the … Continue reading

Posted in The Internet | Tagged | Comments Off on Internet


Mmmmmm – 4.5 million year old beer. Sort of. Wonder where I could buy some – my bro would love it.

Posted in Interesting | Tagged | Comments Off on Interesting


Pirate Bay sale looking doubtfull. Like no one say that coming. Anyway, you can download your own copy of TPB.

Posted in The Internet | Tagged | Comments Off on Internet


1,000 cameras ‘solve one crime’. What I can never understand is how in an age when every phone comes with a 5MP camera and storage is cheap as chips, images from CCTV are always so bloody naff?

Posted in In the News | Tagged | Comments Off on News


Not seen a new one of these for a while – GROW Tower.

Posted in Games | Tagged , | Comments Off on Games


Pointless research of the day – how to deal with a zombie attack. Besides, everyone knows you just need this guy on your side for victory.

Posted in Science | Tagged | Comments Off on Science