Too Many Ideas - Archive for June, 2009

Things that make me go eh?

Monday, June 29th, 2009

Bought new pots and pans today from John Lewis after spending months trying to pick ones I liked. I’d spent ages looking for pans that were oven proof. It didn’t say they were on the top but on Saturday I discovered that along with exactly the same information that was on the top of the […]

Rolf's Lyrics Explained

Thursday, June 25th, 2009

Maybe they should have tied the wallabies down as well as the Kangaroos because it sounds like they’re high as kites.

268 Links Sitting in a Database

Monday, June 22nd, 2009

I rebuilt the Vue Links Directory from one database to another yesterday as part of finishing off a complete rebuild of the impworks site into WordPress. There were 268 links to migrate and while the basic move was handled easily I then had to work my way through and do some data cleaning to improve […]

Tweeting Hash Codes Batman

Wednesday, June 17th, 2009

I’m not really a twitter user, I’ve got an account but while I’ll post a certain level of boring mundanity here I’m not into the recording the minute up to the minute stuff. I just don’t think it or I’m interesting enough and while blogging is probably a bit weird tweeting just goes over the […]

Radio 7 Heinlein

Monday, June 15th, 2009

Discovered Radio 7 is doing a series of readings of abridged versions of Heinlein short stories. Forget the endless discussion of his politics which too often ignore a lot of the “meaning” in the stories in favour of having an easy bash at something the analyst doesn’t like (and sometime miss that Heinlein made it […]

Krod Mandoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire

Friday, June 12th, 2009

I owe the creators of Krod Mandoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire a big thank you. A couple of months back I wrote a script for a 30 minute radio sit com more by accident than intention. I had an idea one morning and seven hours later I had 6,700 words written set in […]

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