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8 posts • joined 4 May 2007

Apple is Fisher-Price of sound quality, says Neil Young

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Going in the wrong direction

If you want to hear music the way it should be heard, you need to upsample your CDs.

http://www.stereophile.com/asweseeit/344/

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Reader succumbs to apostrophe apoplexy

matt

Correction

Haven't you heard of a 'google of geese'?

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Real grammar police.

In some parts of Canada, the possesive usage of apostrophes is banned on signage.

So, for example, Ben's Restaurant must be called Bens Restaurant.

It has something to with anglophopia among the French community.

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Pentagon's raygun-packing 747 to visit DC

matt

Vanishing with a poof.

Maybe it's not just designed to hit ICBMs.

Imagine firing this puppy from a distance at for example, a ruthless despot as he addresses his subjects.

As for Osama, he'd better start wearing some very reflective clothing...

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Tesco's old timers get yoof slang pamphlet

matt

A summary of the situation so far.

`Twas brillig, and the slithy toves

Did gyre and gimble in the wabe;

All mimsy were the borogoves,

And the mome raths outgrabe.

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BBC flashes Kylie Minogue's minge at innocent kiddies

matt

Kylie's Map of Tasmania

A bit disappointed in this story too.

I was expecting Kylie's mapotassie to be clearly on display.

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Hotmail is dead! Long live Hotmail!

matt

Something mysterious

Has anyone ever noticed that the word Hotmail contains the letters H.T.M.L in correct order.

I've never been able to find a source for how this came about.

Maybe I haven't tried hard enough?

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Poisonous spiders invade Britain

matt

To paraphrase Crocodile Dundee...

"That's not a spider.

This is a spider..."

Here in Sydney, you can easily find these at the bottom of your garden:

http://www.amonline.net.au/factsheets/funnelweb.htm

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