Tax Payers to Pay for Overseas Medical Procedure

Addict Claire Murray offered second chance for liver transplant:

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Date: 2010-02-27 23:03:54, 7 years and 289 days ago

Ten Things Update 1

My ten goals, and what progress I've made:

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Categories: Self-Improvement
Date: 2010-02-22 23:03:54, 7 years and 294 days ago

Selling Medibank Private

The Coalition claims it will sell Medibank Private:

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Categories: Oddities, Politics
Date: 2010-02-18 23:03:54, 7 years and 298 days ago

Ten Things

I've been thinking about self-improvement recently, and I've come up with ten things. Basically it's ten attributes, mostly skills, that I wish I had, but don't have, and the steps I can take in the short term that I can take to move towards these goals. So without further ado, "I want to":

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Categories: Self-Improvement
Date: 2010-02-16 23:03:54, 7 years and 300 days ago

The Lion's Mane

Just an interesting example of cultural differences I observed while reading The Lion's Mane, a Sherlock Holmes story. Basically the story goes that a man stumbles of the beach beside a lagoon in obvious agony, mumbles something about a "lion's mane", and then dies. When the body is examined it reveals a pattern of red welts across his back, which are described as similar to the wounds from a whip of some sort.

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Categories: Literature, Oddities
Date: 2010-02-07 23:03:54, 7 years and 309 days ago

The Company Formerly Known as CVSDude

The company I work for has changed it's name from CVSDude to Codesion. I'm going to miss CVSDude, but I think Codesion is probably better.

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Categories: Work
Date: 2010-02-02 23:03:54, 7 years and 314 days ago

Baen Free Library

Baen Books has a large number of free ebooks available for download, which is cool. I quite like most of their sci-fi and fantasy books, so I strongly recommend checking it out. Also the rant on the front page about why they are doing it is worth reading for it's own sake.

Categories: Books
Date: 2010-02-01 23:03:53, 7 years and 315 days ago