Archive for October, 2004

  • Halloween In Aber

    31 October, 2004

    I’m a big bad wolf, it seems. And last night I, along with Little Red Riding Hood (Claire), Death...

  • Good To Be In D.C.

    29 October, 2004

    The guys behind "This Land" have done it again – this time with "It’s Good To Be In D.C."....

  • ClaireMelton Wanted Even More Than MisterJTA

    29 October, 2004

    I’ve been playing around on RockMonkey a little much these last two days (it’s a wiki-based site I’ve helped...

  • The Onion’s “Election Day Guide”

    28 October, 2004

    The Onion have some tips for those who’s be voting next week, our friends on the other side of...

  • RockMonkey

    28 October, 2004

    Yay! I’ve got a page on RockMonkey. Plug.

  • The Mathematics Of Woman

    25 October, 2004

    Here’s a thought for you. We all know that women seem to take up a lot of time and...

  • A Great Wedding Was Had By All

    25 October, 2004

    Bryn, Paul, Claire and I went to Kit and Fiona‘s wedding this weekend. Despite the hideously long drive (almost...

  • Amused Me This Monday Morning

    25 October, 2004

    Two things of a religious nature that amused me this morning: The Rapture Index – what happens if you...

  • Dumb McBrainfart

    22 October, 2004

    I can’t believe I’ve spent most of the morning wondering why a web site I’m working on (yes… actual...

  • Wild Winter For Aberystwyth

    21 October, 2004

    All the usual old folks are saying that this winter could be even wetter and wilder than last year...

  • If Architects Had To Work Like Web Designers

    21 October, 2004

    This blog entry amused me today… it’s true that people don’t seem to treat web engineering as a discipline...

  • How Not To Go About A Programming Assignment

    20 October, 2004

    This is particularly for the attention of folks like Claire, Paul and Jon who are this year taking part...

  • Today’s “Dudley’s Dungeon”

    20 October, 2004

    Today’s “Dudley’s Dungeon” comic strip is absolutely fantastic. If you’re a NetHack player, you oughta read it. If you’re...

  • Now! And Then

    19 October, 2004

    Maybe it’s just me… maybe it’s personal taste… maybe it’s to do with when I was born… but I’ve...

  • Feel Like Santa

    19 October, 2004

    I bet Santa’s busy this time of year, too, judging by the fact that the supermarkets seem to have...

  • Instructions On How To Clean Your Toilet

    19 October, 2004

    Put both lids of the toilet up and add 1/8 cup of pet shampoo to the water in the...

  • The Gender Genie

    18 October, 2004

    The Gender Genie is quite remarkable. Copy-paste a heap of your journal entries (and state that journal entries is...

  • Story I Heard This Morning

    11 October, 2004

    There’s nothing worse than a snotty doctor’s receptionist who insists you tell her what is wrong in a room...

  • BBC Seeks Geeks For Open-Source Codec Work

    7 October, 2004

    There’s a story on The Register: The BBC are looking for eager open-source hackers to help them develop their...

  • Nightmare Before Halloween

    7 October, 2004

    Despite all the fun last night brought, the alcohol evidently went to my head somewhat and I had a...

  • A Very Happy Unbirthday, To Andy

    7 October, 2004

    Went to Andy‘s unbirthday party (sadly the original party, this summer, had to be cancelled as nobody who matters...

  • Apathetic Journal Entry Generator

    6 October, 2004

    Generate apathetic journal entries automatically. This tool revolutionises blogging for those sad fucks who only uses their weblogs to...

  • Things That Have Been Happening

    6 October, 2004

    I’ve had a couple of moderately hectic days, and somehow haven’t found time to tell you all about them...

  • Primary School Permits “Conkers” Only With Protective Goggles

    4 October, 2004

    It’s a funny old world. A primary school in Carlisle is insisting that pupils wear industrial safety goggles while...

  • Optical Illusions

    4 October, 2004

    Barely blogworthy, but I found several particularly impressive optical illusions while browsing the web. Download them as a powerpoint...

  • Which “Labyrinth” Character Are You?

    1 October, 2004

    “Which ‘Labyrinth’ Character are you?”