Archive For December 2005

A Natural…

My daughter and I were in the study the other day looking at some photos that I had just transferred from our digital camera. Jasmine loves to see photos on the big screen of the iMac and I thought it would be fun for her to take some of her own so with a quick Read the article…

The Japanese Motorcycle Test and Travelling With Luggage

In Japan the most common size of motorcycle is 400cc and smaller and the reason for this is entirely practical. Part of the Japanese motorcycle test requires you to lay your bike on its side on the ground and then to pick it up on your own. The Japanese not being the largest of people Read the article…

Top 5 of 2005

Yes another Top X of 2005 listing… Top 5 Events 1. The Birth of my son 2. Celebrating 15 years with and 5 years married to my beautiful wife 3. Spending hours bobbing around in the Med with my daughter Jasmine 4. Finally buying a Mac 5. So many others… Top 5 Albums 1. Stars Read the article…

So I Have a Blog

Tim Berners Lee, the man who invented the web in case you didn’t know and shame on you if you didn’t, has started a blog. In 1989 one of the main objectives of the WWW was to be a space for sharing information. It seemed evident that it should be a space in which anyone Read the article…

George Best’s Funeral on TV

Am I missing something? George Best is the genius footballer that essentially drank himself to death.. is he not? Why the hell is the life of a suicide victim being celebrated like this? What message does this send to kids? Hey it’s OK to have everything and then throw it all away through self destructive Read the article…