Category Archives: Trivia and stuff

All sorts of odds and ends which are part of daily life.

Savage Coalition Government Cuts?

IT Project Manager £1.00 per day Greater Manchester

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That’s my kind of job – but am I suitably qualified?

Application £35000 – £45000 per hour + fixed term Glasgow, Lanarkshire

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Nice little earner

Web Developer / 6 Months Contract / ASAP £195.62 – £196678.12 per day Netherlands As opposed to this one: Web Developer £1 per annum Leeds, West Yorkshire

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Now that I’m friends with Buzz Aldrin

One of my all time heroes Buzz Aldrin who has been very activer on twitter @TheRealBuzzAldrin during the last twelve months or so, has recenty appeared on facebook. As a 12 year old I got special dispensation to stay up … Continue reading

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Errors in another dimension

I have enough difficulties with two dimensional errors!

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URL failure (see Janet Jackson ‘Wardrobe malfunction’)

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Down the (You)Tube

Is this the future of Saturday evenings?

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Google (m)AdSense

I put together a short function in javascript for handling the addition of a bookmark, which worked fine for IE and FF, but needed to support other browsers. So I set to with a search (using google) starting with “javascript … Continue reading

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What a Buzz

On arrival in Newark, New Jersey for a connecting flight to Houston, we were in danger of missing the flight. What started as a 90 minute transit was reduced to just 6 minutes due to a late take off and … Continue reading

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John Cage; non-intention in the afterlife

As an ex-scholar of John Cage’s work I was pleased to discover a piece which I’d previously not heard of or read about called “As slow as possible” and dubbed ‘The slowest and longest piece of music in the world’. … Continue reading

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