Monthly Archives: July 2008

The Dark Knight


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Pigs in Space

Well not so much “in space”, as “hanging from a tree”. There’s also the less well known “pig in bondage”.

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#94 – Full Metal Jacket

Last night we started an attempt at working our way through the top movies as listed on IMDB yesterday evening. I’m not sure we’ll make it through those we already own out of the top 250, so we’ll probably aim … Continue reading

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Too hot to work

It’s just gone past 30oC in the office. Even with the tiny windows open, and two fans blowing air at me, it’s just too hot to concentrate on anything properly. It’s one of the downsides of being stuck in what … Continue reading

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Happy birthday to Scully

Scully is 1 today (probably).

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A Child and his Lawnmower

The Dead Kennedys were right. US man charged for shooting mower Some clown in Sacramento was dragged into court He shot his lawnmower It disobeyed, it wouldn’t start Might makes right, it’s the American way They fined him $60 and … Continue reading

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Tour Time

It’s L’Alpe d’Huez day today in the tour, so on the spur of the moment I’ve booked the afternoon off work so I can sit in front of the TV and watch all the action. Should be fun.

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Is this summer?

It certainly looks like it, and I hope it’s here to stay for a while. I headed out on the 69er tonight for a spin round the Uni with Al. It’s nice to be riding dusty1 trails in glorious sunshine … Continue reading

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Testing the EF300/f4L IS lens

Marc delivered this last weekend, and I finally got around to taking a couple of the worlds dullest test shots to check it worked happily with my 30D. Looks OK to me.

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This weekend I achieved all my goals

However, given that my goal was “do nothing”, it wasn’t really that difficult.

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