DarkStar and I have just returned from an evening of madness in the renowned Loon Fung restaurant in CanonMills. There was just the two of us but we tried and failed to eat the following:
Four Starters – Seaseme prawn toast, chicken satay, Loon Fung dumpling and wafer thin prawn balls.
Half a Peking Duck [...]
I was browsing some of the RSS feeds in Liferea and spotted that Gnome is now at version 2.24. As I use Slackware which does not officially ship with Gnome, I use Gslacky which is a wonderful, current and non-disruptive version for Slackware 12.1. It took 35 minutes to update to Gnome 2.24.
Watch out – they’re coming real soon…
After almost 9 months of not feeding the birdies on the balcony of delight, mostly due to squirrel infestation, I have rehung a small feeder with their favourites – dehusked sunflower seeds – hhmmmmm they love them!
Word has spread only so far, and so the sightings have been but few. [...]
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I like the digital life, computers – obviously – the web, blogs, streamed media, MP3s, digital TV and digital radio all feature. The last bastion of the analogue world is reading but for how much longer?
Well I’ve breached that bastion, having just purchased an eBook reader, naturally only after much research of the available [...]
While walking to work, I took this picture of a Sihk gentleman praying to a flagpole.
So it’s not just tha Abrahamic religions which make their followers perform strange and illogical rituals. What good will it do you to pray to a flagpole – standing in the cold with Leithers walking past you thinking [...]
So on the day that the Taliban shot dead in Kabul, one of their fellow Abrahamic religionists for allegedly preaching Christianity, Sony withdrew a music track from a game because it contained two expressions from the Koran, for fear of offending Muslims.
I mean – Jesus Fucking Christ – or should I say – Holy [...]