I thought I'd try my hand at recipe blogging, so here's a quick and easy Cous-Cous recipe that I occasionally eat for lunch (it would probably make a fine side-dish for a main meal as well):

Continue reading...

Categories: Recipes
Date: 2010-01-21 23:03:53, 10 years and 248 days ago

Unpopular decisions cause unpopularity

Rudd's explanation of poll dive:

Continue reading...

Categories: Humour, Oddities, Politics
Date: 2010-01-20 23:03:54, 10 years and 249 days ago


Solariums ignoring new laws:

Continue reading...

Date: 2010-01-18 23:03:54, 10 years and 251 days ago

The Talented Mr. Ripley

I watched this film on Saturday night. The Plot (at least of the first half I actually watched) can be summarised as "Matt Damon goes nuts." Oh, sure there was more to it than that, but that was the part that stood out. To explain how bad it was by the hour thirty point I did not care what happened enough to continue to sit and watch it. The family members that did watch the rest of it tell me that I made the right decision.

Categories: Movies
Date: 2010-01-17 23:03:56, 10 years and 252 days ago

Meth Addicts as a Security Risk

Linux Magazine: Intrusion Stories:

Continue reading...

Categories: Computers, Oddities
Date: 2010-01-17 23:03:54, 10 years and 252 days ago

Pilot 78G

Based on a recommendation from Marko Kloos (Down the bottom) I've purchased myself a fountain pen, a Pilot 78G, plus a bottle of Parker Quink ink. All in all this set me back about $28 including pen, ink, and postage on the pen.

Continue reading...

Categories: Gadgets
Date: 2010-01-11 23:03:54, 10 years and 258 days ago

I Like Guns

I Like Guns by Steve Lee (an Australian singer)

Continue reading...

Categories: Linkage, Self-Defense
Date: 2010-01-01 23:03:56, 10 years and 268 days ago

Happy New Year

Happy New Year, may all your resolutions last longer than the first week.

Categories: General
Date: 2010-01-01 23:03:54, 10 years and 268 days ago

Criticized for not killing a protected animal

A family in Cairns is being criticized in the comments on this article for not saving a joey from a large python. With some of the comments I don't know whether to laugh or cry.

Continue reading...

Categories: Environment, Oddities
Date: 2010-01-01 23:03:53, 10 years and 268 days ago