Can you spell irony?

I just caught up on some of my blog reading and came across an article that just makes me wonder.. do people understand irony any more? Via BoingBoing, a link here to a group of former students are apparently suing Pink Floyd and/or the current copyright holders for unpaid royalties … Read More

Holiday Fun

I just got back from a relaxing week in Sydney with the folks for the festive season. I’ve gained a bit of weight by the most enjoyable method I know, which this photo helps to illustrate: Mmm. Yummy. I didn’t really do a great deal while I was there, though … Read More

A Good Start

I started my new gig today after a fantastic weekend of R and R. I have my ID and security pass already and the people I’m working with seem really nice. All in all, it’s been a terrific return to Melbourne. I went out with some of my friends on … Read More

This and That

It’s quite a challenge to write something halfway interesting every day when most of your life consists of doing a lot of much the same thing, day in, day out. I usually feel as though most of my life is a plain coloured wall with the occasional interesting smudge on … Read More

Minor Updates

I’ve added a couple of features to the site and felt it was time to share another photo with you all. I’m headed to the the snow in a few weeks, so I was looking over my photos from when I went to Canada earlier in the year. I loved … Read More

Beetle Graveyard

My house has appently become where beetles come to die. I don’t know why there has been a sudden influx of the beetle elderly, and I don’t believe it’s because my residence somehow resembles Florida, but that is apparently what the retirement age beetle population believes. They have come in … Read More

Dog Years or Internet Years

Today seems to be one of those days where I feel like an Internet old-timer. I’ve been getting copies of email jokes I’ve seen, photoshop gags I’ve seen, and websites I’ve seen. Apparently there are some people who haven’t seen them, yet I am not one of them. It’s a … Read More

Quickie Update

I’m striving to get into the habit of updating this website more often, but 28.8 dialup is proving to be extremely painful. Here’s a quick snapshot of what’s been going on the last few days. Nothing ultra-exciting really. Work is still, well, work. I still hardly get to spend any … Read More

On Email Hoaxes

Just a very short entry today, on email hoaxes. For some reason they refuse to die and I still get forwarded email from well meaning if slightly misguided friends. Please take this as helpful advice, though there will be an element of flame to it. First, and foremost: bookmark this … Read More