Monthly Archives: September 2008

>Tunes for a Tuesday – 30 September 2008

> Jackson Browne – A Child In These Hills from Saturate Before UsingRod Stewart – Bring It On Home To Me/You Send Me from SmilerOsha – Come Again from Putumayo Presents: Caribe! Caribe!Marc Cohn & Jackson Browne – Crazy Love … Continue reading

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>Don’t ask me ..(about A.A.A.D.D.)

> Recently, I was diagnosed with A.A.A.D.D. – Age Activated Attention Deficit Disorder. This is how it manifests itself: Decide to water the garden. Turn on the hose, look over at the car and decide it needs washing. Start toward … Continue reading

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>Too good to miss

> 19th century quilt depicting the solar system at the National Museum of American History. Quite stunning

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>1 + 1 = ….Duh

> Now, I’m trying not to go of on a geriatric rant here, but I did detect the odour of singed hair emanating from the neck-tie region when I read this… 1. 5 boys share a bag of 55 lollies. … Continue reading

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>Tunes for a Tuesday – 16 September 2008

> Robert Cray Band  – Bouncin’ Back from Midnight StrollRasputina  – Cage In A Cave from Oh Perilous WorldIvor Cutler  – The Even Keel from Velvet DonkeyNusrat Fateh Ali Khan with Eddie Vedder  – The Face of Love from Dead … Continue reading

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>I have a question…

> Just who is responsible for this stuff? The top 3 are bad enough, but you at least get a vague idea about their purpose. But the new Tourism Auckland logo has me stumped. OK, so it’s the first letter … Continue reading

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>I have a question…

> Georgia’s military academy – their equivalent of Britain’s Sandhurst or the US’s West Point – is in Poti. Would that make them Poti-trained?

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>.and the Home of the Brave

> There’s not a lot you can say to this, eh.

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>I have a question

> Does “bipolar” mean that you’ve been to the Arctic AND the Antarctic…..?

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>Don’t ask me …(about The Box),

> The BBC comes up with some seriously cool ideas. They’ve stuck a GPS device device in a 40′ shipping container to track its progress around the world for a year to display the logistic chain that underpins globalisation. Sort … Continue reading

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