So the nice lady at Sky informed that they were currently working on a software upgrade but alas she couldn’t give me a timescale for when it would be released. It’s currently being tested. Ohh I’m sorry, how rude of me, let me recap a previous post to aid your clarification. [RECAP] Sky+ screwed up…Continue reading Sky+


I think I’ve done this before, will try and dig out the previous results. I Am 45% Left Brained, 55% Right Brained The left side of your brain controls verbal ability, attention to detail, and reasoning. Left brained people are good at communication and persuading others. If you’re left brained, you are likely good at…Continue reading Percentages


My predictions first, correct answers in bold: Best Film – Million Dollar Baby; Winner – Million Dollar Baby Best Director – Martin Scorcese; Winner – Clint Eastwood Best Actor – Jamie Foxx; Winner – Jamie Foxx Best Actress – Hilary Swank; Winner – Hilary Swank Best Supporting Actor – Morgan Freeman; Winner – Morgan Freeman…Continue reading Predicted

End of line

Having checked it turns out my Sky+ box is the Amstrad model. This is a bad thing. Tonight it was set to record 24 and Huff (at the same time) and the repeat of Desperate Housewives as the previous recording was coming up as FAILED. I decided to start watching 24 about twenty minutes after…Continue reading End of line


So Chelsea have won their first trophy. I have to admit to taking a shine to their manager, he may be arrogant but there always seems to be a wee twinkle in his eye. If nothing else he’s a tad more exciting than Arsene Wenger. The king of ranting will always be Sir Alex though,…Continue reading Dahlings


Not as hungover as I thought I might be although the Tokyo Long Island Iced Tea has certainly left a slight ‘fuzziness’ – can’t find a recipe for it, but from memory, it’s a Toyko Tea, minus the Midori, and topped up with Coke a la the Long Island Ice Tea. It was more drinkable…Continue reading Insight


Slowly getting around to fixing some minor things here. The search is now a bit better (still can’t get it to return a different number of posts than are currently set to display on the main page – frankly this is ridiculuous but the forum, Wiki and Google are still failing me on this), and…Continue reading Edging

PICS Label

Prompted by Joshuaink. This site now has a PICS label. PICS “was originally designed to help parents and teachers control what children access on the Internet, but it also facilitates other uses for labels, including code signing and privacy.” I don’t swear much on this site, but it’s nice to be nice and all that.…Continue reading PICS Label