Monthly Archives: January 2011

It Gets Better–Part III

I’ve been here before – but here’s a video from Rebecca Drysdale that rocks. I’ve never heard of her before, but this is very good – I particularly liked the homage to Vogue. You go, girl!

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Service Interruption

Just a heads-up to note that I may well be out of circulation from the blogosphere for a few days. I’m heading to Blighty to visit an old friend. My connection to the Intertubes is likely to be interrupted. So, … Continue reading

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Religious Poison

Very depressing news from Pakistan about Salman Taseer being shot by one of his own bodyguards. While the bodyguard was clearly influenced by his religious beliefs to commit cold-blooded murder, it would seem that he’s had ample encouragement from his … Continue reading

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The Bird Feeder

There’s a couple of bird feeders hanging in the tree just outside my study window. At this time of year, there’s a collection of the usual suspects hanging around making use of them, or scavenging the seeds that fall to … Continue reading

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The Blog: 2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Wow. Crunchy numbers A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. … Continue reading

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