Monthly Archives: September 2013

Out of my depth

Had dinner with the author of this paper and 10 or so other physicists yesterday evening. I didn’t understand a fucking thing….

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A day in Munich with an iPhone 5


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But you seem so NICE……

An English friend (retired electrical engineer) tells the story of working with a client in Texas in the 1980s. He was based there for quite a while and getting on well with the guys he was working to the extent … Continue reading

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The waterproof Operating System….

Fake Apple ad making the rounds. People believed it

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Tunes for a Tuesday – 24 September 2013

Be My Honeypie – The Weepies – Be My Thrill [Listen] Cotton Fields [Live at New River Ranch, Rising Sun, MD, 1962] – Johnny Cash – Bootleg 3: Live Around the World [Listen] I’m Too Fat to Be a Hipster … Continue reading

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Bastards I have met

This one takes a bit of beating. Germany’s a world-leader in renewable energy – more solar and wind farms than you can shake a stick at. Obviously doesn’t come cheap and producers are subsidised generously so someone has to pay … Continue reading

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Cousin Dave strikes again…

The following are all replies that Manchester women have written on Child Support Agency forms in the section for listing “father’s details” 1. Regarding the identity of the father of my twins, Makeeshia was fathered by Maclearndon McKinley I am … Continue reading

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Start me up

Doesn’t get much better than this….

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The Hemingway (and other) burgers

PAPA’S FAVORITE HAMBURGER. There is no reason why a fried hamburger has to turn out gray, greasy, paper-thin and tasteless. You can add all sorts of goodies and flavors to the ground beef — minced mushrooms, cocktail sauce, minced garlic … Continue reading

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Random acts of kindness…

Too. Cool.

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