Category Archives: Blogging

Thus it was written….

Have you ever noticed that a computer program never does exactly what you want? Oh, it will process your data for you, and produce results that you can use, or it will move those files from here to here, but … Continue reading

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Trumpery

Well, as politics goes that was great theatre. Trump won when no one thought that he had a chance of even getting the nomination for the Republican Party. Trump as president is highly scary, not only for the US, but … Continue reading

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Milestones

Embed from Getty Images The previous post that I made was the 200th since I started writing this blog. I started in January 2013 and intended, at the time to make it about cooking and my successes and failures in … Continue reading

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Upgrading

Embed from Getty Images I’ve just upgraded my desktop computer system. I’ve replaced the CPU, motherboard, RAM, power supply unit, and disk drive. In fact what I’ve really done is build a new computer in the existing case, keeping only … Continue reading

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Terrorism

Terrorism. It’s a hard subject to discuss rationally, because the very essence of terrorism is to stir up emotion. Fear or terror in the populations being attacked. Exultation and joy in the terrorist organisation. Horror and disgust in those not … Continue reading

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The muse

(Whoops! I forgot to post this on Monday, though I had finished it on Sunday) My musings are generally thought up on the spur of the moment, as I’ve said before. Sometimes I get an idea a few days before … Continue reading

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View image | gettyimages.com I’m going to try something different in this post. I won’t try to stick to a single theme, but will try to create a miscellany of short themes and see how it goes. Firstly, a friend … Continue reading

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