Monday WTF?

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For no reason at all, Yahoo decided to give me my search results in Portugese: Then it went back to normal. Maybe today would be a good day to stay in bed?

The Circus Proms

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It’s a on telly: Nightline on TV3 See her for real at the Circus Proms, 4 pm this sunday. And bring your sprogs.

Hunt it, chase it, kill it

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Here’s me as rarely seen. It occurs to me, in an abstract way, that I don’t have a single photo of me playing skate hockey. Not that I care, coz I’m not doing it to look cool. I’m doing it coz it feeds the “hunt it, chase it, kill it” part of my brain. There’s …

Circus Proms on Sunday afternoon– don’t miss out!!!!!!!

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The Circus Proms are on this Sunday at 4pm – book through Ticketek This is a chance to see some of Wellington’s (& NZ’s) best Circus Performers perform to NZ Symphony orchestra & will be great for adults ($35) or kids ($20). Acts include amateurs & professionals doing aerials, unicycling, juggling, hula hoop and more. …

Editorial – New Zealand Scientists Part of Nobel Peace Prize

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This year’s Nobel Peace Prize goes to the IPCC and Al Gore. The Royal Society of New Zealand would like to congratulate the many New Zealand researchers who have contributed to the work of the IPCC. The prize was awarded “for their efforts to build up and disseminate greater knowledge about man-made climate change, and …

On being too keen…

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When flying back from a most pleasant skate hockey tournament in Nelson, the check-in desk agent insisted on putting a “fragile” label on my hockey sticks. Yup, the sticks that I’d spent the weekend battering against the floor, the walls, the goals, other players and occasionally the puck. Our very handy draughtsperson sent us the …

Dear Lazyweb:

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I’m using Internet Explorer 6.0 at work. I get no choice in this matter. How do I fit the contents of a web page into the width of my IE window? In Opera, there is CTRL-F11 to fit-to-width. I can’t find out how to do this in IE. Surely IE can do something this basic?

So…

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Fetish Ball, snogging, clothing, acceptance, yes, but we want to know – what were the acts like? Or were you all too busy to watch? This weekend was all sex, drugs, and rock and roll. Well, the rock and roll was drum and bass, the drugs were caffine and sugar and the sex was actually …

Rumble in the Jungle

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So there was much jumping up and down, as one does. And Kraft ripped it open, everyone else was yeah, okay, but I have Stuff To Do, so was going to toddle. Didn’t get arse into gear before Hank started playing. Hank didn’t look promising, 15, dorky, needs help getting the mixer to go. Then …

Result

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“The Government has set a target for 90 per cent of electricity from renewable sources by 2025, from less than 70 per cent now. ” NZ Energy Strategy is out now and it’s looking pretty good. Given that I spent a large chunk of last year writing a submission for this, I’m glad to see …

Brain is jelly, so instead of thott, shiny things

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For Rhi – Rammstein, translated into German http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tUEyYuZkjVI (Needs sound) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2-sDdVkGVDs Doesn’t need sound, coz it’s always a joy to see a Lightning point it’s nose at the sky and do a fair impression of a space rocket, but you want sound for the all the understatement from the chaps with dodgy moustaches. “It was …