Sleep is Good

I read a quote recently over at 43 Folders: “If you don’t know what you want, you probably need a nap.” This really hit home for me, as that aimless wandering feeling strikes me fairly often when I’m at home on the weekend. If I don’t have something actually planned,… Read More

Festival of the Bean

Today was the Melbourne Festival of the Bean at Federation Square. This was a celebration of coffee and chocolaty goodness. As you can see, my mate Matt loves his coffee: Not only did we get nicely hyper on caffeine and sugar, we also indulged in a variety of culture, both… Read More

Plone 2 is active

The move to Plone 2 is on! I’ve managed to get the core site design migrated across to a fully templated structure as well as keeping the major stylistic conventions of the old site.I’ve updated a few minor style items that you may or may not notice. I think they… Read More

Church Sign generator

Church signs can be both poignant and hilarious, depending on your point of view. I tend to lean towards hilarious, but that’s probably because I read too many internet screeds from American Baptists. Now you too can play the evangelical pastor with the Church Sign Generator. I love the internet. Read More

New Year List

Here’s a quick link to something found on my daily web musings: 100 Things Had a fun day down at Sorrento yesterday, some pics to follow sometime soon, hopefully. I’m apparently not sunburnt, or at least not as much as I thought I’d be. Some idiot forgot the sunscreen, didn’t… Read More

Then is better than Zen

A really interesting idea, via MetaFilter, in response to asking a whole bunch of people “What do you believe is true even though you can’t prove it?”Link. Once again, life and art are inseperable. Jacques (Marge’s bowling coach) from the Simpsons summarises this idea well: “Better than the deed,… Read More

Copyright Communist Pirates

Arr, Matey. Some fun recently at BoingBoing over the latest missive from Bill Gates, equating those who favour a different view of Intellectual Property law with communists. Some of the resulting imagery can be seen above. Personally, I prefer a bit of leeway in copyright law, else I wouldn’t have… Read More