Reading time: 1 minutePredictive text for Unilever is Toileter.
Reading time: 1 minutePredictive text for “tow rope” is “toy pope”.
Reading time: 1 minuteA man walks in to a library and says “Fish and chips please” The librarian says, “Sorry sir, this is a library” So the man whispers “Fish and chips please”
Reading time: 1 minuteA gem from the East Dulwich Forum… A friend once met an American called Randy who complained about “you Brits always sniggering at my name”, stifling his own giggles my friend politely reassured him though it had certain connotations in the UK, Randy was a fine name and that not all British people were that […]
Reading time: 1 minuteRory Bremner watch out!
Reading time: 1 minuteChannel 4’s Child Genius made interesting viewing. In a Seven Up style format, it will follow several “gifted children” – they are so bright their IQs are off the scale – as they develop to see how their lives pan out. In one scene a ten year old boy is in conversation with a Professor […]
Reading time: 1 minuteThe BBC is currently advertising for an “On-Demand Scheduler” (n.b. this link will self-destruct on 15th August) The idea of scheduling on-demand content struck me as oddly amusing.
Reading time: 1 minuteGreat promo video for the British Humanist Association Find out more about Humanism
Reading time: 1 minuteAfter a flying visit to Copenhagen, I was piecing together a lego helicopter with my three-year-old and telling him about Legoland coming from Denmark. After a moment he looked at me and asked: “If I go there will I stick to it?”
Reading time: 1 minuteWhy Do Taggers Tag? Recognition Low self-esteem Peer recognition For recognition; a distorted view of “fame” See it in the community and want to try it too Via Vandal Watch: Stopping Vandalism in Your Neighborhood via Boing Boing!