Month: October 2007

Get Healthy

My new health insurance card was in the mail tonight, thereby confirming my status as the holder of private health insurance. I’ve never really wanted...

Benefits Of Daylight Saving

One of the most annoying things about Daylight Saving Time is the need to reset various household clocks. Not so, for my VCR. Having misplaced...

Nice and Polite

“Your blog’s very polite. Very nice.”, my friend The Other Andrew told me last night at the pub. It was about 6.30pm, I think, and...

I Go To Sleep

You know how some days you come home from work and the first thing you think of is a gin and tonic? Well, for me...

Two Good Nights

It’s lunchtime Saturday and I’ve just finished listening back to last night’s Andrew Olle Media Lecture, which I really enjoyed. Last night’s lecture was given...

Tuesday Night Theatre

As I’ve previously mentioned on more than one occasion, Tuesday night is a bit of a nothing night. You’ve started the working week with a...

Surry Hills Festival

“Have you ever seen the cover of the Shine album by Frida?”, I said to my friend Andrew this afternoon. As soon as I’d finished...

Glorious, Views and Tastes

It’s another beautiful Spring day in Sydney and, once again, I’ve woken up with a bad case of the sniffles. Although I live on the...

Discarded Computer Screen

You know how I often take photographs of crap people leave in my back lane-way and call them “discarded posts”. And then I rabbit on...

Melbourne

While visiting Melbourne this week, I decided to check out some of those lane-ways and bars that Clover Moore thinks we should have in Sydney....

Long Weekend

Last night I had a late night meal at The Tropicana with Colin and Andrew. As we sat on the footpath watching “the young folk”...