Monthly Archives: March 2008

Creak creak creak…

The Ribble nearly deafened me on the way to work this morning with all the noise coming from the drivetrain, so about 6 months after I bought it, I finally got around to fitting the new bottom bracket. Hopefully it’ll … Continue reading

Posted in Bikes | 1 Comment

I have an urge to buy one of these

Should I be worried?

Posted in Bikes | 14 Comments

This could be interesting

I’ve got rid of the litter tray that Mulder and Scully had been using. They’ve not used it much since I let them out, but will it’s absence cause a nasty surprise on the carpet somewhere? At least the house … Continue reading

Posted in Mulder and Scully | 1 Comment

WordPress 2.5

WordPress 2.5 is out. It installed cleanly on my development site, but the flickr manager plugin seemed to hang. Eventually I worked out that there was an update available for it which hadn’t been announced and that seemed to solve … Continue reading

Posted in Tech | Comments Off on WordPress 2.5

It’s on the move again

Obviously it’s not staying to watch the Olympics. Timing Site Status 2008-03-28 14:00:00 WEIFANG Posting 2008-03-28 18:49:01 WEIFANG Arrival at Sorting Center 2008-03-28 19:35:52 WEIFANG Despatch from Sorting Center 2008-03-30 00:16:39 BEIJING Arrival at Sorting Center 2008-03-30 06:00:18 BEIJING Despatch … Continue reading

Posted in Courierwatch | Comments Off on It’s on the move again

Pimp your camera

The grip and hot shoe cover for my G9 arrived yesterday from Lensmate, the grip fits perfectly and makes it slightly easier to handle the camera, the hot shoe cover just looks nice.

Posted in Photography | 1 Comment

CSI: Ambleside – The track listing

1. Evening Of Swing (Has Been Cancelled) 2. Bad Losers On Yahoo Chess 3. Took Problem Chimp To Ideal Home Show 4. Ode To Joyce 5. Blue Badge Abuser 6. Totnes Bickering Abuser * 7. King Of Hi-Vis 8. Lord … Continue reading

Posted in Music | 2 Comments

An early arrival at the Olympics

It’s made it to Beijing now. Timing Site Status 2008-03-28 14:00:00 WEIFANG Posting 2008-03-28 18:49:01 WEIFANG Arrival at Sorting Center 2008-03-28 19:35:52 WEIFANG Despatch from Sorting Center 2008-03-30 00:16:39 BEIJING Arrival at Sorting Center

Posted in Courierwatch | 5 Comments

Mulder asleep

Just for Matt.

Posted in Mulder and Scully, Photography | 2 Comments

Courierwatch is back

This time it’s coming from China. Timing Site Status 2008-03-28 14:00:00 WEIFANG Posting 2008-03-28 18:49:01 WEIFANG Arrival at Sorting Center 2008-03-28 19:35:52 WEIFANG Despatch from Sorting Center

Posted in Courierwatch | 2 Comments