So long Tadalist – Backpack is the new personal organisation widget from 37signals. If you’re as much of a list-junkie as I am then you’ll love it – it’s simple, […]

Simon 2001 04 01

Saturday, April 21, 2001 travesty, when the irish schmuck turns- a-classic-into-muck, it’s a travesty… okay, so i can’t really set words to Steps music (not one to lose sleep over), […]

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Friday, May 31, 2002 One match in and already a major upset; if the World Cup carries on like this it’ll be great. I’d really like to see an African […]

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Friday, February 22, 2002 Watched the curling final last night, and it was thoroughly thrilling. It’s amazing how quickly you can get engrossed in all the bizarre terminology and paraphernalia […]

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Saturday, November 10, 2001 Now these trading cards are more like it: “President Bush tried his bestest to simplify the picture as Good vs. Evil, but it’s still a jumble! […]

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Friday, August 03, 2001 Well bugger me. I told my friend Daniel who’s currently in California that he could download the Brass Eye Special from Cook’d and Bomb’d to see […]

Qwertyuiop 2001 05 20

Saturday, May 26, 2001 As desperation takes hold… my next-door-neighbour and fellow-physicist Iain has set up his computer to show him this whenever he tries to look at one of […]

Qwertyuiop 2001

Brooke links to this article about children’s author Lemony Snicket. I did actually know who he was because I first came across Daniel Handler playing accordion at the Magnetic Fields’ […]


At the beginning of this holiday, I realised I had too much clutter. How much is too much? Well, when I realised there wasn’t a decent permanent home for my […]

The Last Keyword

This page is about “The Last Keyword” event happening in London this Saturday, part of the Perplex City mystery and alternate reality game. The Set-up The priceless Receda Cube has […]