Monthly Archives: March 2008

Why Geeks should make good conversationalists but don’t

Being a networking sort of techy person, I find it “funny” (in a “funny but you wouldn’t understand” sort of way) how geeks don’t always do conversations in the same way networks do. Years ago I learnt all about TCP/IP … Continue reading

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пасспорт?

Opportunities in my job for visiting customers have been pretty thin on the ground – only two in 2007 and one of those was in-house. So you can imagine how happy I was to hear about a request coming in … Continue reading

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The Waitrose racetrack

There I was happily packing away my shopping when some kids in a white car try out their leet skillz along the delivery road beside the carpark. Smash, bye-bye 5 mph road sign. Quick reversing, leaving front bumper and number … Continue reading

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Everybody’s favourite EGG

Penny Arcade Tribute Dork Tower Tribute Order of the Stick Tribute xkcd Tribute (“A webcomic of romance, sarcasm, math, and language.” Goblins tribute

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Rolling in his grave

It’s weird when people that you’ve always known of but never known die. Today Gary Gygax passed away at his home in Wisconsin at the age of 69. I only ever met him once, back in 1984 at Gamesfair where … Continue reading

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