Too cool for school

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Where does that quote come from? Anyone, anyone? (bueller, bueller). I don’t want to go on about this in too much length but, and I think this may be true for others, the reason there is so much noise about the current crop of social web applications (yes yes, Twitter, Facebook yadda yadda yadda), is…

Web TrendMap 2007

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iA Web Trendmap 2007 – did I mention this already? A rather clever, clickable, map of current web trends.

Vitamin injuries

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In an effort to try and be a little more healthy, and being aware that, despite my best efforts I just don’t eat enough ‘green’ stuff, I’ve started taking multi-vitamins. One a day, it says, for 100% RDA of… well lots of things which are all good for you. That’s what it says on the…

blogging isn't dead

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Blogging isn’t dead “I see blogs becoming more like magazines than journals, and less likely to pretend to be objective. Because objectivity is not the point of blogging. This new medium is about opinions, and transparency.”

Briefly…

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… no we didn’t win the Lottery, but if we had, I’d have a year long “see the world” holiday (and I mean real world, not “luxury hotel” world.. well ok, a few luxury hotels..), then distribute as much of the money as I could, leaving enough for Louise and I to live off without…

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Site News

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If you’ve visited in the past week or so you’ll have noticed that things look a little different here. Well don’t get used to it as it’ll change again soon. I’m “rebranding” slightly, but it’s taking longer than expected (pesky day job). I have two or three new posts ready to go, but I’m going…

A simple question

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The Lottery jackpoint tonight is £6million. What would you do if you won?

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The rain raineth on the just

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Original post title was “Calling Noah” but given the floods down south, perhaps not a wise choice… It’s raining. Again. I realise that blogging about the weather is the lowest of the low but as I’ve never really been one to follow trends or to bend to peer pressue then I’m afraid you are going…

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Quotation marks

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OK, I’m “guilty” of this. More “evidence” at the quotation marks blog (via)

Medical Reviews of House

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Medical Reviews of House A doctor examines the medicine behind the episodes “The patient was low on clotting factors because of her liver failure therefore so she bleeds too easily. If her blood is so thin, then how did she develop the blood clot?” (contains SPOILERS, duh) (via)

Blueprint

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Blueprint is a CSS framework, which aims to cut down on your CSS development time. It gives you a solid CSS foundation to build your project on top of, with an easy-to-use grid, sensible typography, and even a stylesheet for printing.

Welcome Home

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Been meaning to post this for ages. Our nephew recently spent 6 months at sea, returning home a couple of months ago. He joined the Merchant Navy student programme last year and this was his first time away (I’m sure there is a proper navy term for that mind you…). He spent most of his…

I want #786

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Number 786 in a random series of things I want. I want the Star Wars Cockpit Arcade machine.