Monthly Archives: March 2010

>The Solar System Music Box

> Click to animate Reminds me of Tobi Ruhland‘s hammered dulcimer oevre. Choice stuff HT BoingBoing

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>The ultimate definition of "Nerd"

> This really quite good, actually Full story here

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>Being polite is one thing….

> Age discrimination is something quite different Standing in the check-out queue at the supermarket, carrying a carton with some plants – no sweat, hardly noticing the weight – and the cashier says: “You can put them down here if … Continue reading

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>The Midweek Mixtape – 2 May 2007

>I’ve reposted this, because Blogger took it down this week.Someone’s complained to them that content in this post infringes copyright. I have no idea how – the link died years ago and I don’t think merely mentioning a band equates to … Continue reading

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>2009 Riesling Spätlese

> Helmut Hanka in Geisenheim €3 for a 0.2 litre glass. Worth €6. At least….. – Posted using BlogPress

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>Just WHAT are they thinking?

> This puts New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc firmly in the same price/perceived quality bracket as Lambrusco and Blue Nun. Germany made exactly the same mistake in the 1970s and 80s by flooding the UK and US markets with unpotable stuff … Continue reading

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Brothers under the bridge

This is about as good as it gets for me. David Lindley and his Weissenborn, live, singing Springsteen. The coolness is enhanced by the fact that I drove over the bridge he talks about last week…

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>Shapes. Colours.


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>What they really mean is…

> ….. If you steal the mattress, we’ll bill you $1400. Posted using BlogPress Location:Spruce St,Boulder,United States

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>Another day in SoCal. All with an iPhone


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