Monthly Archives: January 2009

Over committed

I am doing way too much at the moment. As always, I like doing way too much, but it’s hard on the body. I haven’t even really got time to write this, but I’ll say a few words, since it’s … Continue reading

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A Permanent Record

I woke up at my girlfriend’s place this morning. In truth I woke up twice, but the first time wasn’t late enough to warrant actually getting out of bed, so I slept again. Then I woke up a second time. … Continue reading

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Dulce Et Decoration Est

I like decorating. The irony that I’m paying a decorator to do my house while I go out to help with someone else’s hasn’t escaped me. However, that’s what I choose to do and nobody need worry about it but … Continue reading

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First Gig Back

Don’t ask. Well, do, I’ll be telling you in a minute, even though you, the reader, are merely a device I use in the writing to help me express myself. You don’t really exist, well, to you you do, but … Continue reading

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The Seven Deadly Jokes

Well, it’s shaping up nicely and so it’s long overdue for a plugging – please check out the show I’ll be involved with at the Leicester Comedy Festival next month: The Seven Deadly Jokes

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Zen and the Art Of Creative Zen Touch Maintenance

A few weeks ago, I fixed a Creative Zen Touch that did not work with Windows Vista. I posted on a few forums, from where I’d gotten some of the clues for how to fix it, and someone contacted me … Continue reading

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Delivering The Plan

Do They Believe Me?For the majority of my team, English is their second language. I sometimes find myself talking on conference calls to a wall of silence. I’m fairly certain that most of that is “CPU time” – i.e. time … Continue reading

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Ah Yes Daniel-San

Sometimes, the film you thought would be naff turns out to be pretty good. We watched Karate Kid tonight. It was on sale for “no pounds much” in Tesco and we thought it would be silly and kitsch and fun. … Continue reading

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Speaks for itself

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Pedal To The Metal

Where I work there’s a policy which allows you to double park your car in the car park. I parked mine in a double-parking stylee this morning, as I’d managed to fail to get moving for about 20 minutes this … Continue reading

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