Archive for March, 2005

DOT . COM Biscuits

Thursday, March 31st, 2005

Wish I’d had my camera in Nairobi this week…

Stereotype Threat

Friday, March 25th, 2005

Here’s a little story about Google.

Examination

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2005

Looking at the links in my calendar to the right, I see that I’ve been quiet this week. It’s because of exams. They’re keeping us very busy. Last term I thought I’d seen the most greivous monstrocity that the university could commit: we had an exam where one question had only 15 marks instead of […]

Kuku

Friday, March 18th, 2005

I looked through some old photos and found this one. I know I wanted to put it up here and I can’t remember if I did it already or not, so here it is and if you recognise it, too bad. This is Josh roasting Kuku at a VSO party last year. I just love […]

Revolution

Thursday, March 17th, 2005

Trawling through a DVD of videos from Prof. Mungbean — Excelent stuff: Charlie Chaplin, Jan Svankmejer, The Trapdoor, etc. — I happen upon something I didn’re realise I had: Revolution OS (A documentary about the history and success of the Linux operating system.) Two things arise from this discovery (but not necessarily in this order):…

That Crisp White Shirt

Wednesday, March 16th, 2005

About a year ago I posted this entry here showing me, in the white shirt, celebrating my birthday. Lydia made a comment about its crispness. Here’s the shirt again. Featured in a photo by Vini at the Computer Skills For Managers course I did in Kitui recently. Tyg, honey, notice the orange stripey tie (thanks […]

39 (and throttled)

Tuesday, March 15th, 2005

As from this weekend, I find myself nuzzeling up to 40 like a cat rubbing its cheek against your leg: it’s a false affection but you might as well enjoy it anyway ‘cuz it’s all you’re gonna to get.

Poker attack

Wednesday, March 9th, 2005

OK It seems I’m being abused by someone who wants to use this web site to advertise some sort of on line gambling. I have had a look and according to my software each of those bogus comments was posted from a different IP address so I can’t just add their host to the list […]

200

Monday, March 7th, 2005

As you see, we’re celebrating 200 blog entries since this little project started. Congratulations Bitterjug! And now here’s the real entry:

Local Dance

Friday, March 4th, 2005