Day: September 22, 2005

  • Blackberrying

    Ele and I went blackberrying last week. We (well, she) gathered a good crop, around a fiver’s worth just hanging around on our neighbourhood hedges for free. She made sure to pick the one’s out of reach of dog wee. 🙂 They were very tasty, once we’d removed all the hitchhikers. Click here for the…

  • British Police State

    David Mery is a London geek who was going down into the tube one night in July when he was arrested on suspicion of terrorism. He was held, his flat was searched, his computers and phones were confiscated, his data was copied, and his photo, DNA and fingerprints were taken. He was released the next…

  • Susie Orbach, Where Are You?

    Studies have shown that while 25 years ago the average model weighed 8% less than the average American woman, today’s model weighs 23% below the national average. As our female icons turn into Barbie, we’re all turning into Bob the Builder. (Source: The Guardian) Apparently, Carmen Kass, pictured above, has “this season’s figure.” This is…