Monthly Archives: April 2008

Dropping like flies

For some reason I’ve gained a fly infestation over the last few days. I could understand it if they were congregating round the kitchen bin or the cat food, but for some unknown reason it’s the bathroom and bedroom windows … Continue reading

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Lengthy committee meetings suck

It lasted three hours tonight. Time that could have been better spent playing GTA4, or contemplating my navel.

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Ooh nice

This looks lovely. I was almost tempted to cancel the order for the 69er until I looked at the price.

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More Lego Star Wars

I worked my way thorough Episode IV tonight, and also had an online game with Steve for a short while using the Bluetooth headset which makes things a lot easier. It’s GTA4 day tomorrow, hopefully mine will arrive in the … Continue reading

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Weekend redux

The Dualshock 3 controller and Bluetooth headset arrived for my PS3 on Friday. The controller makes games a lot more tactile, and the headset should make on-line gaming easier. It’s a bit tricky playing with a phone held in one … Continue reading

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69 Dude

I had a quick test ride on a Trek 69er Singlespeed after work tonight. Despite only being a 17.5″ frame, having virtually no air in the forks, and having a bottom bracket fit only for the bin, it was very … Continue reading

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Half Man Half Biscuit – Rock City, Notts

A long trek up to Kettering, a quick donning of my “Dukla Prague Away Kit” shirt, followed by a shorter trek up to Nottingham saw us emerge from the car park to see “Birkenhead Car and Van Hire” emblazoned on … Continue reading

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Let’s go fly a kite

Whilst I was up in Kettering with Steve, we took my new Pansh Blaze kite out to try it out. The wind was rumoured to be about 15mph, although seemed to pick up later on. Once we’d managed to set … Continue reading

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We’re back

Looks like there was a power cut here yesterday afternoon whilst I was in Kettering, and neither of the PCs came back up automatically.

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Beer of the night

Wychwood Circlemaster, it’s lovely. It came as part of a mixed case of 12 bottles of Wychwood beers I picked up in Sainsburys last weekend.

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