Thursday, November 27, 2008

Tim Henman finds his level

If you've been wondering what Tim Henman is doing nowadays, the good news is he has found his level at last.

Tim Henman's new job

Tuesday, November 18, 2008

Credit crunch solved

I just bought some electronic equipment and took a look at the bill:

It seems that even though my credit limit is zero, I have $1001 shy of $99 trillion of credi available.

So if my local electronics store has access to this sort of financing, is there really a credit crunch?

Wednesday, November 12, 2008

Book meme

Some people on Planet Debian and Planet Ubuntu are doing this meme

  • Grab the nearest book.
  • Open it to page 56.
  • Find the fifth sentence.
  • Post the text of the sentence in your journal along with these instructions.
  • Don't dig for your favorite book, the cool book, or the intellectual one: pick the CLOSEST.

It was not until the fourth day of the campaign that a major
labour movement figure spoke out in defence of Scargill and

This came from The Enemy Within, Seumas Milne

Meanwhile, I'm wondering if this is a way to index geek books within
the bounds of fair-use ;)