April 2013 Archives

Tweets for 29 Apr 2013

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(09:16:07) Morning. Something.

(22:07:30) This time tomorrow, I will be clambering down the @LateNightloaf in a most unladylike way. Requests and goats always welcome!

(22:08:01) For now, though, I am orf. Night!

Tweets for 27 Apr 2013

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(09:48:17) Bit o' the ol' housework there. Putting the snow paraphernalia away. That's scuppered it.

(11:03:05) I used the word 'specious' in front of my son, but I think I got away with it (it was in a conversation about Cispa. He is a bright lad)

Tweets for 26 Apr 2013

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(07:10:00) And so to work.

(16:47:12) A bit distracted choosing some party music. Not sure I'll be able to sneak in some classic Bali Brahmbhatt or Laziest Men on Mars tomorrow.

(18:15:32) My MP3 collection needs a serious tidy up. Not least because it has at least one Victoria Beckham song in it.

Tweets for 25 Apr 2013

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(08:04:23) Good morning. It's Thursday. I did a 'thirsty/Thursday' joke with Lenni yesterday. That's it. Her childhood is over.

(08:05:09) 100% full of cold this morning. That's not true. Only one nostril, so 50%.

(08:08:15) HAPPY BIRTHDAY, @Mad4mogzz - you don't look it! :)

(08:10:01) My waking dream involved discovering a @BritishTech Mac presenter lived across the road, and dismantling & reassembling his kitchen tap.

(08:36:41) "Technology is an important part of everything I do.. W<skips ad>"

(09:07:32) This tweet is PROMOTED! Bit of a waste of time, to be honest.

Tweets for 24 Apr 2013

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(07:10:49) Scientists have confirmed that no atoms have a sense of humour. Which is no laughing matter.

(07:14:27) RT @Bexhill_Police: ATTENTION: Fire in London Rd #Bexhill. We are on scene with @EastSussexFRS. Avoid the area,we may need to close the roa…

(08:56:15) I am never going to Bedford again.

(08:58:24) What is a JLS?

(09:07:17) There is a bird outside that whistles the first few notes of White Town's "Your Woman". Most distracting.

(09:44:06) RT @Mad4mogzz: @syzygy I think they sell sofas & have a sale on 99.9% of the time :-)

(10:54:53) Thank goodness for pineapple juice. #sorethroat #better

(15:55:37) 100 uses for a Sports Direct mug. Fortunately, that is binary, and all of them include giving it to other people.

(17:02:19) This is gonna be brilliant... #betterthantheiOSversion #bbcradio http://t.co/wZ9z9Yk3br

Tweets for 23 Apr 2013

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(04:35:10) Pretty much fixed. Going to bed, in a minute, I think.

(21:13:33) So so sorry.. Back in a mo! Rebooting...

(21:25:47) Late Night Loaf encountered some rather odd technical issues this week. Sorry - not going to get it sorted tonight. Next week, then. Night!

(22:19:18) RT @MintFM: Listeners may be interested to know there will be a Dodgy Phono Cable burning tomorrow. Stupid thing #LateNightDuff http://t.co…

Tweets for 22 Apr 2013

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(08:50:17) Good morning. I've pretty much done a day's work already, and it's only nearly 10am. Darn this being on call business.

(15:30:44) Absolutely pooped. Better not be like this tomorrow.

(21:48:45) Still going.

Tweets for 21 Apr 2013

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(16:59:25) Excerpt from a little red car wash http://t.co/xs1ZpP5ysE via @audioboo

(17:12:51) Nobody has collected the barbecue and the scanner from our Freecycle bin. This is why I don't do Freecycling any more. IT'S NOT A CUPBOARD.

(17:18:19) On the upside, Google Now seems to think it's going to take me ten minutes to get home from here. Right now I'm on the sofa. At home. BONUS!

(17:18:55) Also: cracking bit of #BTCC racing today. Hardly any crashes and some really good driving action. Yeah.

(17:19:23) I have reached the stage where I am tweeting because I can't be bothered to get up and do anything else. This is not good. Going now.

(21:49:13) Taking a running leap at sleep. I hope it's a soft landing. Good night.

Tweets for 20 Apr 2013

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(11:34:24) Luton's "chequered church" on a sunny day http://t.co/opvSye56Op

(13:24:48) Went in a shop and there had been a D**ly M**l landslide. I couldn't bring myself to touch them to tidy them up.. http://t.co/GM7ibrBwFk

(13:47:50) I have absolutely no idea why Google Now is telling me about the Southampton vs Swansea football match. Is it because of my onesie tweet?

(22:20:37) Bed time. Rest well when you do, peacefully and delightfully.

Tweets for 19 Apr 2013

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(06:27:45) Good morning and Happy Nearly Weeknd to @PlainTalkingHR @Bazmati2020 @wkdstepmother @poots @hrbeginner @colontropogo @Lindylooloo #localfolk

(06:41:26) Tuned into @106jack and they're playing what they want, which is mainly Dad music today.

(06:52:51) My kidneys hurt again. Quite annoying.

(06:54:22) Having a first listen of this year's #Eurovision songs courtesy of @DVVHolland.. I quite like most of the songs so far (except Estonia!)

(07:06:44) Right.. better get on. Time waits for no man, and Tom Waits for music.

(09:28:19) Suffering minor body failure. It may well be that I make a doctor's appointment. Hmm.

(09:36:53) I think there's something a bit wrong with my brain; the main @brainitch / earworms I've been suffering recently have been mobile ringtones.

(12:31:22) Reply to @batwench Wild horses and, indeed, the lurgy wouldn't stop me taking @poots out this evening :)

(14:23:07) This is rather crazy... six of the most famous voice-overs, and only 300 people have seen the video.. http://t.co/0HITfCBflh

Tweets for 18 Apr 2013

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(07:01:25) RT @Cragflinger: @syzygy Thank for the follow. I hope my adventures will worth keeping up with.

(07:46:04) Good morning, and the biggest congratulation of all to @poots who has put up with being married to me for fifteen of God's green years.

(11:31:01) RT @Hemmo: If you dropped a fancy looking gold and pearl earring at Oxford Circus I've handed it in to the station manager at Vic line exit.

(12:32:53) The best place to buy a onesie is Swansea.

(12:55:32) I have to say the microphone on the iPhone 4/4S/5 sounds really good. A really quiet pre-amp and amazing frequency range. Lovely.

(13:21:29) Time to engage D**ly M**l kitten plugin - moaning about Samantha Brick is happening again. https://t.co/xfuscIhCy4 https://t.co/Ot8aESz60I

(13:38:56) Doesn't happen very often.. I had to listen to the end of Rimsky-Korsakov's Story of the Kalendar Prince when it came on @ClassicFM ... wow!

(14:02:09) Here's something I didn't know... this: http://t.co/x7QHLItZ09 is a symbol that means Standby not Power on/off (IEC 5009)

(15:13:04) RT @danieljones2012: On this day in 1930 it was announced "today there is no news" So they just played piano music instead.

(15:27:11) RT @sparkyannc: Want to be a broadcast engineer? Paid apprenticeship run by the BBC just launched - please apply (and RT) :) http://t.c ...

(16:23:36) I'm fairly sure I saw a copy of Private Eye languishing flappily by the side of the road as I walked to work earlier. Private Eye, though?

(17:01:00) Holiday Inn at the end of the rainbow http://t.co/2SdoP5Ee7T

(19:38:37) Lawnmower Deth - Weebles Wobble (but they never fall down) #nowplaying

(19:39:07) Sonia -

(19:43:53) Rick Astley - Never Gonna Give You Up #nowPlaying

(19:44:09) And yes, I am trying to ruin #TwitterMusic for you.

(19:55:07) Aquabats - Hey Homies #nowPlaying

(21:59:21) Totally got mobile device amnesia just then... I was going to look something up but checked Twitter and completely forgot what it was...

Tweets for 17 Apr 2013

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(06:42:45) Happy Wednesday type thing... find it in Yellow Pages. Under 'thing'.

(11:55:28) Tech advice: when downloading video footage of a rock concert, you can expect the filesize to be about a gig.

(12:18:00) RT @EwenRankin: I can honestly believe that it takes an awful lot of work to make any KFC meal look good http://t.co/IrtCWfinLa

(12:22:07) MT @ThePoke - The Internet: A Warning From History: http://t.co/nHIU5gWl9o - with the MIGHTY @JohnDredge doing voice-over work :)

(18:08:06) It has been nominated and faced the non-public vote - old piano, you have been evicted from Geri Halliwell Towers. http://t.co/l3KVr7UOjT

(20:23:22) Tried "Perception" - not even closely nearly as good as Elementary. Which is splendid. I should work as a media journalist or somethink.

(21:11:53) Nearly time for bedtime for bed. Have a lovely sleep when you do. G'night.

(21:20:21) Before I head to bed, I've uploaded last night's Late Night Loaf for listenagainability. Try saying THAT underwater! http://t.co/iBUhVrToSt

(21:40:27) A Freecycle advert for a piano... http://t.co/YH9JJy3dFZ via @audioboo

Tweets for 16 Apr 2013

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(12:03:24) Just had my first taste of vending machine coffee in several years. It is as bad as I remember it...

(13:52:44) Is George Osborne Ozzy Osborne's evil alter-ego?

(14:07:27) Still trying to work out how to adjust my chair.

(14:27:09) RT @PrincessBagel: Absolutely devastated to hear poor @RubyBobbles has passed away. My thoughts go out to her family & friends. She ...

(18:10:48) Gosh it's good to be home. Tonight, @LateNightLoaf returns to @MintFM (after @kitty_cat84's Kitten Corner) - better get some tunes together!

(20:55:51) That Late Night Loaf is happening in just five minutes. @kitty_cat84 has been keeping MintFM nicely warm... thank you!

Tweets for 15 Apr 2013

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(07:30:23) Good morning to local fab folk @PlainTalkingHR @bazmati2020 @wkdstepmother @poots @hrbeginner and bonus GOOD LUCK to @Lindylooloo :)

(07:37:03) Today is a good day to change your font size.

(09:17:37) Timesheet done, weekly database report done. Now to the main business off the day... a spinning placeholder thing. I like a challenge.

(09:20:28) Ed Balls.

(09:23:19) Oh dear. Well I hope they keep MarioKart Wii online for a little while longer: http://t.co/GYxPP1Amcb (H/T @streakmachine) #WiiEndOfLife

(09:55:14) Be a winner, not a sinner.

(10:23:02) A bit tempted.. http://t.co/cD59ey8l2w

(11:40:09) RT @GarethMalone: Mum ~ RT @NinaSwann: MISSING Keith Yoghurt last seen 3.45pm Saturday in black cab, Camberwell Green #findkeithyoghurt ...

(11:40:47) That last retweet because KEITH YOGHURT for heaven's sake. @NinaSwann

(11:47:12) RT @RHAAudio: Twenty years difference in technology (though you still need headphones unless you want to annoy your mates). #iphone http ...

(11:47:19) RT @shellzenner: If you value the work i do in radio and music, vote for the underdog (me) in the Sony Golden Headphone awards:

(14:55:50) MT @poots Right weather, you've got it spot on perfect today; this.. will be fine all summer, thanks [@GavinShuker please have this seen to]

(16:47:03) This evening, I am going to bite the bullet and do some freecycling. I've been putting it off for months #notverygoodwiththepublic

(17:47:49) Hmm... went for Freecycle over Freegle. I shall report back on the Hot Giveaway Action.

(19:54:50) Oh dear... first Boston and now this is my office... http://t.co/hkBUdz0WF7 WHAT IS GOING ON..?!

(20:13:27) #PrayForBoston That casualties are limited and all remain vigilant.

(21:33:14) Signing off for the day. It's been quite an evening. I hope you have a peaceful sleep when the time comes. Night.

Tweets for 14 Apr 2013

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(07:51:28) Morning. Sunny. Coffee. And we made it to 8:45am before the first "whatever" of the day... #result

(17:07:47) RT @EwenRankin: The BIG Show is posted with @Syzygy @jgamet @Gazmaz @verso @EwenRankin http://t.co/wMBYHUwDCf Pls RT and Review in iTunes.

(22:22:03) RT @Davidlloydradio: Tomorrow is 'be nice to your radio station technical and IT folk day'. I've just decided: http://t.co/9gyVfOKDBZ

(22:24:50) A lovely day spent with family friends... back to work, school and all sorts tomorrow. If that is you, good luck! Night :)

Tweets for 13 Apr 2013

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(07:55:08) Good morning. Saturday house things, I do believe. Gotta love an atomic washing machine.

(08:20:27) We have been treated to an analysis of our first names by @superalora. It's on the internet so it must be true http://t.co/Fw1Qgj8jdl :D

(21:54:59) Because of @charltonbrooker I have just seen this: http://t.co/W2NwVi2COU which is a work of genius (reminds me of Michel Gondry's work)

(22:07:31) Quite lovely. http://t.co/q22yCwVeSS Then bed. #endofMichelGondryThings Goodnight.

Tweets for 12 Apr 2013

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(07:23:43) Morning. But I can't sit here telling you that. Onwards to victory/work, therefore.

(08:10:39) RT @BitsyVonMuffin: @syzygy Morning James Happy Friday to you

(09:20:41) My secret double life... you may be entitled to compensation for a PPI claim. http://t.co/GjfcgyRRqG

(09:52:28) Come Dine With me want men from Luton to have a go on it. It would be a BAD idea if I volunteered for many reasons. #fishfingersandwiches

(09:55:22) The cable on this telephone headset isn't long enough for me to go for a wee.

(18:14:57) Driving under the shower before my appearance on #BritishTech Big in a bit. I will be dressed (on the whole).

(19:10:12) I just earned the 'Newbie' badge on @untappd! http://t.co/1v7J8Vyiza

(22:51:35) All finished with Friday. The rest is going in the bin (which needs emptying) Good night instead.

Tweets for 11 Apr 2013

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(11:30:39) RT @Bowen707: @syzygy @MelitaRadio Stereo Spectacular is now on podomatic! Thanks Melita! Down the Pub! James - do spread around! http ...

(13:11:14) Lunchtime salad complete. Some Software Release Bulletin reading, I think, to take me into the afternoon.

(13:53:27) I would shout "There's no ombudsman in the vicinity!" (and hope it catches on)

(18:39:29) WHO STOLE ALL THE NUTELLA?

(19:29:44) Something in my brain just went "Doo-doodle-ooo JAKKI BRAMBLES! " #Radio1 #1988

(21:08:34) Downloading the Radio Times...

(21:10:27) "Support for Windows XP is ending on April 8, 2014. If you're running this version after support ends, you won't get security updates.." Oh.

(21:40:14) RT @hooker1uk: slow #android phone with a #mediatek CPU? Low memory Try these no root optimisations. http://t.co/05IKFDmu8j

(21:41:55) Wow.. this is a phenomenal use for a Pi! http://t.co/26StyfbA2m #raspberrypi (via @Raspberry_Pi)

Tweets for 10 Apr 2013

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(09:34:33) Good morning. Everything else is as yet undefined.

(13:24:40) While out walking I saw Yellow Pages, wrapped & scattered and thought: "Invasion of the Directories"… http://t.co/N10PDAMeeW

(15:22:22) On my walk to the office this morning, I saw a custom Smart ForFour where the tyres were, combined, almost half the width of the car. Crazy.

(22:16:31) Right. Bed. This time tomorrow it will be nearly Friday, for heaven's sake! Night night.

Tweets for 09 Apr 2013

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(02:39:18) That'll do for today, I think. Bis Morgen. G'night!

(12:45:16) RT @latenightloaf: Yo. I'm afraid there'll be no Late Night Loaf tonight, due to issues just to the right of my control (by the shed). N ...

(18:32:26) RT @latenightloaf: Splendid news! Shaun - aka @blindman75 - will be covering the Late Night Loaf slot tonight.. expect fun and mischief :)

(18:41:47) RT @mink_ette: The Soviet-era arcade game mentioned in http://t.co/bBj4Kjlh9G one is playable here http://t.co/JRktwQjE6m v @zoewi

(20:13:09) RT @MintFM: Coming up at the top of the hour, @blindman75 will be filling in for @syzygy and Late Night Loaf! http://t.co/50eEadLr1z

Tweets for 08 Apr 2013

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(07:31:27) Good morning (or close approximation). Better get going... not sure how today is going to pan out. Or indeed, whether it will involve pans.

(15:24:57) RT @JeanieFinlay: http://t.co/tH5hF41GTG "His brother pretended to sing for one second"

(19:34:35) Disco nap... better get ready for doing more work.

Tweets for 07 Apr 2013

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Tweets for 06 Apr 2013

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(09:22:37) Me: "I was learning about different genres of music last night, like handbag house." @nxmee: "Isn't that where those tiny dogs live?"

(12:24:02) WITH LASERS.

(12:24:13) RT @poots: As @syzygy drives a small car with a huge aerial the temptation to have him drive around a carpark while I hold a remote cont ...

(16:16:20) Girl and robot. http://t.co/YFGQSwLw1S

(17:21:21) Story arc. I have one, but the episodes have been fairly dull this season.

(22:31:23) Loop pedal keyboard musical shenanigans this evening. Nothing made... Hmm. Bedtime, I think.

Tweets for 05 Apr 2013

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(11:38:11) RT @SoreenHQ: Because we love you: RT and follow to WIN! Exclusive New #ChocolateMaltLoaf be the #Firsttotry

(18:08:59) Home. And no horses spared. So please don't ask for one.

(19:53:10) It's wrong to drink beer and play driving games, isn't it?

(20:00:03) RT @dcsparkes: @syzygy better than driving and playing drinking games.

(20:13:15) That @dj_monkeyboy is on @MintFM, but when it's all gone quiet, why not download the latest LateNightLoaf? It's up at http://t.co/iBUhVrToSt

Tweets for 04 Apr 2013

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(07:30:19) Plenty going on at the bird table this morning... http://t.co/zKD9X0zMrL

(07:49:56) To work, then.

(09:04:43) I have to give kudos to @nxmee for the clever shortcut CTRL-SHIFT-V which does a paste without formatting. That has helped me SO much!

(11:59:29) RT @poots: I've been trying to decidet what to get @syzygy for our wedding anniversary and I think I've found the perfect thing: http:// ...

(13:35:04) 1. IT IS SNOWING AGAIN. WAI?

(22:10:43) Good night. Please switch off the lights and remove all masks before retiring to slumber. Crivens.

Tweets for 03 Apr 2013

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(07:23:24) RT @WelshDalaiLama: The Daily Mail have excelled themselves this time. Yet again, it's time to remind you of this handy flow chart. http ...

(09:21:56) Emails caught up with. Now: to-do list. #extradaysoff

(13:17:05) Having a brief yogurt and Meiecundimees üks Korsakov läks eile Lätti break.

(14:47:11) RT @fudgecrumpet: When people ask me if I have OCD I say No, then I say Yes. Because of alphabetical order.

(15:59:42) RT @LutonNewsConnie: Traffic:Two lanes are closed on M1 northbound between J1 (Luton Airport Spur Road)&J11, A505(Dunstable)due to a ...

(18:05:10) Stuck on the M1. Attempting to escape at Hemel. like everyone else. Home before dark..? I can only hope....

Tweets for 02 Apr 2013

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(19:15:14) Stacking up the records onto the radiogram ready for Late Night Loaf at 10pm UK (5pm Eastern) on http://t.co/mg9T0pIoEW. Last minute action!

(21:06:17) RT @sm2n: @fridgemagnet2 @latenightloaf yay! Time for LateNightLoaf on http://t.co/cgqGDirNTD

(22:20:03) I would like to recommend this plugin to all those of sound mind: Firefox: https://t.co/xfuscIhCy4 Chrome: https://t.co/Ot8aESz60I

Tweets for 01 Apr 2013

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Tweets for 30 Mar 2013

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(09:47:49) Back soon. Muffins.

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