Month: January 2008Page 1 of 2

We’re Having a Little Spot of Weather…

….indeed, it was so gusty last night that it kept me awake. The windows and doors were rattling and it sounded like soggy sheep were being randomly tossed…

Tuen Me On, Jeezuz…

Oh dear. Sometimes, you wonder why people don’t see the obvious… Apparently this is a genuine lightswitch sold to devoted Catholics, and not photoshopped. From Pharyngula:

More ‘puter Woes…

I got the PC started up this morning – then, when I went looking for a file on the 2nd hard drive, which I keep for backup –…

Gah…

…computer woes… I was going to write a post to say how pleased I’d been today by a couple of things. First, I installed Xampplite and, after a…

Hot From….

….the laptop. Yes, I’m blogging from my laptop! Not actually from choice, though. My monitor finally died last week; I hooked the desktop PC into B’s gigantic 21″…

Top 100 Fundie Quotes

Courtesy of the Pagan Prattle, a list of Christian fundamentalist idiocy, collected from forums and chatgroups. Here’s a sample: Gravity: Doesn’t exist. If items of mass had any…

All Change…..

We’re reorganising things around the house this week. The main change is that B is moving his computer and the big printer into the office upstairs, while I’m…

Here it is….

Teh shiny! My council-dump find, all spiffed up with a new OS and updated drivers. Runs fine (if a little slow). Can’t figure out why anyone would have…

All wired up….

… and got the laptop working. Getting around the password was a doddle once I had the right bit of equipment. The contents were singularly unexciting – it…

Down the Dump….

…we went yesterday, to virtuously dispose of our accumulated plastic, cardboard and bottles. While we were slinging bottles into the banks, I noticed a laptop bag sitting on…