This is a really nice article about anti-war themes in Studio Ghibli films: https://medium.com/dan-sanchez/miyazaki-s-beautiful-antiwar-dreams-44951be1be11 No film has ever made me cry so much as Grave of the Fireflies. From about 5 minutes into it until about an hour after it I was just bawling my eyes out. Even just reading that article has made my […]
I broke it slipping over in the mud while walking the dog. It’s a little inconvenient to say the least.
I love mutt. It is a very flexible and powerful email client but it can be quite hard getting the initial setup right. When I switched it from using pop3 to imap/smtp I had a few problems getting it to work. First I was getting the following error whenever I tried to send a message: […]
I’m glad I selected the correct gender of crisps. It would have been so embarrassing if I’d got back to my desk at work with wrongly gendered crisps.
The other day I accidentally cyber-stalked Marianthi when bandcamp sent me an email saying that she’d just bought some records by Oh Peas! (I’m a really big fan of bandcamp but I’m not keen on it being social-networkized – I just want it to be a place to buy records). I really liked the name […]
I’ve just discovered that I can totally amaze the dog with really clumsy sleight of hand tricks.
On my lunch break today I took a photo of some pretty pink flowers in the River Don but they were too far away for the camera on my phone to show them. It turned out to be quite a nice picture of Lady’s Bridge anyway.
THE NETWORK DOESN’T LIKE OUTDATED BROWSERS THIS EXPERIENCE WORKS BEST IN THE LATEST VERSIONS OF CHROME AND SAFARI Bye bye The Network. If that’s you’re attitude, I can’t even be bothered to find out what you are. You need me more than I need you. PS this was witnessed in the latest version of Firefox. […]
From now on I’m only going to use my hair for evil.