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April Fool

April 2nd, 2009 at 9:49 am » Comments (0)

It's the second of April and there have been a few good April Fool's this year. Apparently a few French papers fell for 'Concorde to return.' NASCAR did an April ...more »

Most Violent Primary School

March 20th, 2009 at 2:37 pm » Comments (0)

My local newspaper had a most disturbing front page this week. Apparently the local primary school is the most violent in Scotland. This is disturbing for a number of reasons. ...more »

Old Computer

February 12th, 2009 at 2:49 pm » Comments (0)

Having recently bought Norton Ghost and discovering that it can convert Ghost backups to Microsoft Virtual PC drives I decided it would be good if I could Ghost the drive ...more »

Snaw snaw snaw n mare snaw

February 2nd, 2009 at 3:57 pm » Comments (0)

It's weird that it's been blowing blizzards on and off all day. The snow fall has been heavy and fierce flurries at times but (late afternoon) there hasn't been that ...more »

Mot’d

November 5th, 2008 at 3:21 pm » Comments (0)

So the car decides to go mental just before its' MOT. There is a hole in the exhaust, it's leaking oil, one of the tyres is flat. Then I get ...more »

MOT

October 31st, 2008 at 11:02 am » Comments (0)

The car is due its MOT soon and it's booked into a garage on the recommendation of my sister.  She said she had hers done by this guy and it ...more »

7digital

September 23rd, 2008 at 12:46 pm » Comments (0)

I should stop spending money. I found 7digital (at, naturally, 7.digital.com) which sells mp3s without any drm and have been hunting their catalogue. They have songs and albums from all the ...more »

Spelling

September 12th, 2008 at 10:45 am » Comments (0)

There have been calls by a University Professor to allow the relaxing of rules of spelling, for young people in particular. I've seen trickles of news stories on this subject ...more »

Premium Bonds

September 9th, 2008 at 7:57 pm » Comments (0)

I've recently cashed in some Premium Bonds and the money has now appeared in my bank account. I read on moneysavingexpert.com that the chances of winning any prize is now ...more »

Books

September 7th, 2008 at 3:28 pm » Comments (0)

I've been buying quite a lot of books from Amazon recently, and it made me tidy up my book collection a little. Reorganising them brought and seeing all those old ...more »