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Another grab bag of, hopefully, interesting posts, it’s a varied bunch this week which fits with my current mindset which is grabbing at a large variety of different topics and trying to make sense of them all (and I think it’s finally beginning to come together). Enough of that, on with the links! Do you write FAQs? How about NAQs? As Kevin Kelly points out, we’ve all read FAQs which aren’t, instead they are NAQs – Never Asked Questions, “Easily answered questions that no one has ever asked.” He then goes on to make an excellent point, namely that: …if you don’t answer the FAQs, the internet tubes will. That’s what forums are. Customers, both potential and present, bring their …

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Lost and Found

You may not have read it, but hidden amongst the post prior to the Faithless gig was the fact that I had, at the time of writing, misplaced my camera. I was beginning to get a bit worried, especially as the only place it MUST be was my Gran’s and both Louise and I were convinced that I decided not to bother taking my camera in with me. So, suffice to say that I was most relieved when my darling, gorgeous, wife phoned me to tell me she had found the camera. It was in the car all along. I was SURE I’d checked. Phew. WARNING: Any comments from any of you women (you know who you are!) about how …

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Newsworthy

(OK, second attempt to post this, first one disappeared into the ether) Most of my news, as regular readers will know, comes from the behemoth that is the BBC News website. The only reason I mention this is to confirm that I visit it a lot. OK, agreed? So you’ll understand that the following item was gathered from there as I happened across it, I wasn’t looking for information of this sort at all… and to be honest I kinda wished I hadn’t read it now.. WARNING! If you have just eaten I would let your stomach settle before reading on… Invasion of the Bodysnatchers: “His patience was rewarded when a brown worm-like creature emerged from his right nostril and …

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Darth Goon

The Case for the Empire “The Empire doesn’t want slaves or destruction or “evil.” It wants order.” WARNING: Star Wars fans only, and please don’t think less of me, it’s an addiction, and I’ve tried everything to cure myself, to no avail.

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