Archive for August, 2003

  • Fiona

    30 August, 2003

    It’s been a long time since I’ve seen Kit so happy. I’ve never seen Kit so loved-up. Aren’t humans...

  • Caffienation

    29 August, 2003

    A week of no more than 5½ hours sleep a night led me to caffienation as an aid to...

  • The Most Terrifying Thing A Web Developer Will Ever See

    29 August, 2003

    Want to see something quite terrifying: DHTML Lemmings. I kid you not – this is scary shit, particularly when...

  • Beach Party Gone Bad

    28 August, 2003

    We walked back over the dunes from Ynyslas beach. I lead the way, planning to reach the car, drop...

  • Online Banking

    28 August, 2003

    NatWest phoned me today in response to my complaint the other day that their online bankings service refused to...

  • Chilli!

    26 August, 2003

    As Kit relates, too, we made a fab chilli con carne (and, using Quorn mince, a ‘chilli non carne’...

  • Reb Leaves The Country!

    26 August, 2003

    It turns out that Reb (my ex-) was trying to get in touch with me to tell me that...

  • Eventful

    24 August, 2003

    Been excessivley busy this last week: lots and lots of work. Pulled a 16-and-a-half hour work day on Wednesday,...

  • A Vasectospectacular Mistake

    21 August, 2003

    So this Brazillian man with a ear infection goes in for surgery, and, as a result of his sore...

  • Dating Agency Stupidity

    18 August, 2003

    I saw this dating site today (don’t ask how I came accross that in my daily webtrawl)… the page...

  • Plague

    18 August, 2003

    It’s contagious! I have a dull ache in my head and a mild nausea. <fights on>

  • How Am I Supposed To Feel?

    18 August, 2003

    After my stressy-rant the other day, Claire, Kit and Paul started tidying up Claire and my flat. My suspicions...

  • Progress!

    14 August, 2003

    Working late. I’ve got Club 977 (best 80′s cheese on the ‘net!) playing as loud as this computer goes,...

  • I Want The Goat

    14 August, 2003

    Seen Andy’s journal entry about goats and game-shows? I’d want the goat. No, really. Goats are cool. I’m not...

  • Stress

    14 August, 2003

    Things that are causing me excess stress and reduced sleep: WORK I’m writing program features that have been paid...

  • Those Commie Martians

    12 August, 2003

    This story about the European Space Agency by the BBC reads: …The Mars Exploration Rovers will touch down in...

  • Final Episode Of Futurama

    11 August, 2003

    Just watched the final (ever?) episode of Futurama, “The Devil’s Hands Make Idol Work”, with Claire, Paul, Kit and...

  • What Meatloaf Song Are You?

    10 August, 2003

    I’m I’ll Kill You If You Don’t Come Back. Excellent. “When you fall, you fall hard. Maybe you get...

  • Equilibre – Theatre For Horse-Lovers And Other Wierdos

    9 August, 2003

    Just got back from seeing Equilibre (horse theatre thingy) with Claire. What can I say? Great music, brilliant dancing,...

  • Train Girl Fantasy

    6 August, 2003

    Take a look at the thread on Train Girl Fantasies that Andy has accidently started. Participate! Tell us all...

  • Kit’s Rant

    6 August, 2003

    I agree with Kit’s rant. From my understanding, Nightline provides a listening ear to every student at the university...

  • Excellent Article On Music Piracy And CD Sales

    4 August, 2003

    A must-read! An excellently-written and concise article in dot.life about the falling sales of CDs being blamed on file-swappers,...

  • Now Where Did I Put My House?

    4 August, 2003

    Did anybody see the story about the American who had their house stolen this weekend? That’s a fantastic theft...

  • Saddles

    3 August, 2003

    As if Adam’s Bike Saddle Problems weren’t bad enough, somebody’s stolen mine! While left parked outside my house, somebody...

  • Banks

    3 August, 2003

    It seems that NatWest now only open during the hours at which I am at work. Yet somehow I’m...

  • Science Graduates Earn More, Live Longer, Smoke Less

    1 August, 2003

    This report by the BBC, published yesterday, gives evidence that we science/engineering graduates live longer than our artsy opposite...

  • Helpless – Post Script

    1 August, 2003

    Yawny morning. Got to sleep eventually. Basically, my friend’s problems can’t be solved by anybody but themselves. I’m going...

  • Helpless

    1 August, 2003

    I can’t sleep. For the last week or so, I’ve talked a little every day or two with a...