Month: April 2011

  • Fuck The Royal Wedding

    Can’t escape the jets of ecstasy about the royals on the BBC, ITV, C4… every fucking radio and TV station. Radio One is the worst, DJ after DJ wanking about the wonderful day and how everyone will be celebrating. Will we fuck, you sycophantic arseholes. Now I know how it feels to not love Big…

  • Things That Die, In Order

    ?C particle (??c0 = 55?11+13(stat)?23+18(syst) fs) Mayfly ( 1 – 24 hours) Gastrotirch (three days) Bees (four weeks) Dragonfly (four months) Chameleon (one year) Newt (seven years) Green Frog (ten years) Our Love (fourteen years) Cicada (seventeen years) Canary (twenty-two years) Chimpanzee (forty years) Elephant (seventy years) Giant Tortoise (one hundred and fifty years) Marine…

  • iPhones Are Spyphones

    Security researchers presenting at the Where 2.0 conference have revealed a hidden, secret iOS file that keeps a record of everywhere you’ve been. The record is synched to your PC and subsequently resynched to your other mobile devices. The file is not transmitted to Apple, but constitutes a substantial privacy breach if your PC or…

  • Happy Birthday, Skynet!

    Obviously, Wolfram Alpha is not a Terminator: SCC fan as it’s quoting the original birthday for our cybernetic nemesis. 🙂 And it’s always worth posting vids of this proto HK: Not long now… EDIT! On the other hand:

  • Nat April 2011

    Click the pic above to see some more pics of the lovely Natalie. 🙂

  • Hangover Lounge Gig & EP

    Click for some blurry phone pics. On Sunday, I played The Hangover Lounge again and it was a bit strange… well, my bit was. The wonderful Rozi Plain and Nat Johnson who played before me weren’t strange at well. They both played delicate, intimate sets and you should check out their stuff immediately. The gig…

  • US Criticises Libya While Continuing To Slaughter Pakistanis

    (Source: New America Foundation and Time via Wikipedia) Today, the US issued this statement: The Obama administration has condemned what it says are “renewed atrocities” by Libyan forces loyal to Colonel Muammar Gaddafi. “Snipers have targeted civilians seeking medical assistance,” Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said. (Source: BBC News) This post is not defending the…

  • More Corporate Crime

    The consumer products giants Unilever and Procter & Gamble (P&G) have been fined 315m euros (£280m, $456m) for fixing washing powder prices in eight European countries. It follows a three-year investigation by the European Commission following a tip-off by the German company, Henkel. (Source: BBC News) The “free market” is just another term for organised…

  • Fuzzy Bee On Forget-Me-Nots

    I love forget-me-nots but not as much as this little fuzzy bleeder. Click to see the pics larger!

  • Plants Saying Hello

    The plants and flowers in my garden are particularly sociable this spring. Click to converse!

  • B&W Coffeeing

    Click for monochrome drinkies.

  • Becki & Malcy Coffeeing

    Shlurrp!

  • Eggs Is Eggs

  • Black And White Garden

    Thought I’d do something a bit more gothy! 🙂 Click the pic for more.

  • The Fuchsia

    When Chris came round to do the garden I asked him about the fuchsia. The branches had blackened and withered. Do you remember how pretty it looked from the kitchen window? I remember you humming those perfect half-songs as you looked out at it. We used to have to scrape by it on the way…