WordPress offers a number of tools to analyse traffic to one's blog: which country, which site referred and what search terms were used. Someone searched for "Reverend Ramsden's Ringpiece" [cathedral] and clicked to my site. I'm on page 2 of Google, so he'd gone through a number of pages before he got to mine. I … Continue reading The things we search for…
I first heard of Andy Ihnatko when I saw him on Robert Llewellyn's Carpool. By way of introduction, here's the episode. I started listening to the Ihnakto Almanac podcast soon afterwards. His topics range from comics, movies, culture to technology and back again. I'm not interested on all of those subjects, but as I look … Continue reading If you want to be offensive be funny, not lazy
I have just sent the following letter of complaint to ABC-TV. Since it is riven with left-wing bias and post-modern wankery I don't expect a reasoned response of even a response. Therefore I post this to my blog in the hope to raise awareness of this insidious attack on our society. UPDATE: 9/04/2013 10:51. My complaint has been … Continue reading The Elegant Gentleman’s Guide To Knife Fighting – a complaint on behalf of Prius Owners everywhere
Trust the Dutch to come up with this. Gezellig! Dutch dog imitates the new Volkswagen Golf | Auto Express.
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Not for the first time I find myself taking issue with The Onion on its journalistic standards and understanding of basic grammar. In the article entitled Chloë Sevign̈y Approved For Second Umlaut, not only is the capitalisation non-standard, but the diacritics for e and n are wrongly described as 'umlauts'. It's a f***ing diaeresis. But … Continue reading More Slipshod Reporting from The Onion
ABC TV prides itself on its inclusiveness, tolerance and multiculturalism. And then they decided to commission Kane & Disabled, a comedy about the Paralympics. Wrongness.
I've just watched the full-length version of Stephen Fry's 100 Greatest Gadgets. ABC 1 will be broadcasting it in three episodes, starting from Thursday 28 June.Must see TV