Apparently, I’m Debian Linux (or possibly MacOS X). Sweet.
3 Brazilian Soldiers
Donald Rumsfeld was giving the president his daily briefing. He concluded by saying: “Yesterday, 3 Brazilian soldiers were killed.” “OH NO!” the President yells. “That’s terrible….just terrible!” His staff watches as he buries his head in his hands and saying, “This is bad; bad for the coalition.” His staff sits stunned at this display since […]
“Wii!” Shout Sony
Heh. Had to happen. Sony have developed a new controller for the PS3 which sounds remarkably similar to that of the Nintendo Wii – a tilt-sensing remote control. This picture, sent to me by Jon, says it all.
Most Annoying Habit In The World Ever
Statto‘s not the only one to get pissed off at some of the ways people abuse and misuse their language. I’m not perfect myself (contrary to my bedpartners’ claims), but there’s one form of linguistic butchery that really gets my goat. The thing that really gets to me is the persistent and habitual misuse by […]
The Importance Of A Sensible Patent System In Europe
[this post has been partially damaged during a server failure on Sunday 11th July 2004, and it has been possible to recover only a part of it] [this post was recovered on Friday 24 November 2017] If Haydn had patented “a symphony, characterised by that sound is produced [ in extended sonata form ]”, Mozart […]