I’d never make it as a Hipster. And not just because I lack an ironic moustache.
I just don’t get the concept. For example, we have the technology to digitally record crystal clear sound. We mix it electronically in high fidelity to ensure it’s of optimum quality.
Then, cut it down to a vinyl disc . . . → Read More: I’d never make it as a Hipster
This past week, I was:
[ ] pronking like a ‘paca [ ] Happy as an Ever After [ ] Sicker than a Smocust Bucket [ ] Colder than a Plucked Pheasant [ ] Other: (please specify) __________________
I was so:
[ ] happy [ ] upset [ ] amused [ ] annoyed [ ] . . . → Read More: FOF – Please fill in the blanks
As I write this, evening is drawing to a close on ANZAC Day. Flipping through the TV channels, I flaw an old re-run of M.A.S.H.
It’s a poignant reminder of the realities of war. No, seriously. The series largely revolves around the practical jokes and hijinks of the doctors and nurses in the hospital. It’s . . . → Read More: FOF – Focus on the good times
Smoph and I spent much of the weekend before last at Supernova.
For those of you not in the know, it’s one of the major pop culture / fandom / Sci-Fi / Anime / Everything conventions, and I was a very lucky boy and got to celebrate my birthday weekend there.
It was particularly interesting . . . → Read More: MMM – Marvellous Manga on Monday
Oh what fun it is Relocating Residence Please just shoot me now
Last time we moved (and the time before) it was a reasonably slick operation. None of this ‘pack up the whole house, move it all into the new one, unpack’ carry-on. More of a transitional period where we are in a state of . . . → Read More: Maniacal Moving Madness
I am indebted to our resident Pheasant for inspiring this post with his mention of the musical “Grease” yesterday.
Whilst researching this, and getting distracted on Google and Wikipedia as I typically do, I noticed the following timeline:
In 1963, “Bird” was the word. Soon after, Colonel Harlan Sanders sells the rights to “Kentucky Fried . . . → Read More: FOF – What’s the good word?
Day dawns on a new week. If you’re lucky, today is a holiday. Maybe more of the week too.
I hope your weekend was a happy one. These people aren’t happy – there’s been a list released of some of the most bizarre complaints from cruise ship passengers, including one complaining that the ocean was . . . → Read More: EMMM – Easter Monday Morning Magnificence!
It’s time for the FoF.
Which means you can feel free to ignore what I write here. We’ve been doing FoFs for a long time. You know what to do. There’s no need for me to say any more, really.
Go ahead. FoF.
I’ve mentioned before the sorts of electronic gadgetry I like installing.
Tweet . . . → Read More: MMM – The home of the future
In case you missed it yesterday, the wheels of political machinations turned. And, to continue with the wheel analogy, we ended up back where we started.
According to some media reports, Gillard “stared down” Kevin Rudd. Or, from another point of view, Rudd said months ago that he wouldn’t stand again, and he didn’t.
Over . . . → Read More: FOF – Well, that was a bit of an anti-climax…