December 2014 Archives

Tweets for 30 Dec 2014

|

(10:50:52) RT @VenusDeMileage: Be kind to people. It really is that simple.

(15:32:28) What I learned today: There is such a car as a 'Byd Egy'. Which sounds more like my twitter name said with a cold.

(15:35:20) Actually, it's a Byd E6.. which makes more sense.. an electric car that doesn't look bad: http://t.co/CspeGlTOyI

Tweets for 29 Dec 2014

|

(10:58:50) The whole point of phone shops is to put a selfie as a background image on as many phones as possible before one gets kicked out, right?

(10:59:42) There is nothing to be done in Claires accessories. Nothing.

(13:23:09) RT @jo_whit: RT @PanicDots: "I like my men like I like my 2015 diaries..." http://t.co/CF63fuQrpF

(13:24:31) Home now. Good to get a walk in, and I think we avoided the post-Christmas rush. Amount spent: £0. Even resisted a Poundland bargoon.

Tweets for 28 Dec 2014

|

Tweets for 27 Dec 2014

|

Tweets for 26 Dec 2014

|

(10:15:16) Morning. Completely stricken by a cold. Coffee and lemsip being added to the fuel mixture to get me started...

(22:03:51) Splendid work by @monstroso on the television version of #ProfessorBranestawm - really quite funny & worth a watch: http://t.co/aVPlHEdojX

Tweets for 25 Dec 2014

|

(08:12:50) Morning. Is it time for my first Christmas Nap of the day?

(17:31:48) Massive challenge trying to get @BBC3CR's Carol Service to play off anything other than a PC... finally got my netbook to talk to Bluetooth.

(19:39:55) The children received a game called "Suspend" for Christmas - great fun... a bit like Jenga but more… http://t.co/Si9EO0j0xN

(19:49:04) This is how far we have got after 20 minutes of play. #LongChristmasEvening http://t.co/Wz6y7B0WQH

(21:12:00) RT @martinkelner: 11.30 tonight @BBCRadio4Extra @doradale's Christmas special, indiscreet yuletide memories from Dame Showbiz http://t.co/X…

Tweets for 24 Dec 2014

|

(10:43:52) RT @olafzwyzt: IS SOON BE EASTERTIMES! GET DEAL FOR LOVED ONE NOW WHILE STOCK IS LAST! http://t.co/7nshTcBx7B

(10:47:44) Waiting for my boss to say "Merry Christmas" but he's not in today.

(17:15:52) Popping up the hill to see the International Santa Sleigh... visible at up to 45 degrees elevation to the south from 17:22 to 17:26...

(17:38:35) We saw the #InternationalSpaceStation passing over Luton Airport on Christmas Eve..! #ISS #Lumia1520 http://t.co/djYAtranwL

Tweets for 23 Dec 2014

|

(15:59:49) RT @roadpoliceBCH: M1 south closed J8 Hemel Hempstead. Northbound re open but slow @BBCNews @Heart4CNews @bobfmuk http://t.co/vN6ByWswB8

(23:53:01) RT @KaraokeSecret: Wow! Christmas is right around the corner! Hope your #KSS6 videos are going swimmingly! Here's a link to help you... htt…

Tweets for 22 Dec 2014

|

(08:22:05) Morning. It's weirdly warm... and a bit breezy. Hang on to your wheelie bins...

(11:49:32) RT @esccroads: #HighwaysAdventCalendar Day 21: You won't need a star to guide you home. Avoid roadworks with http://t.co/X3pWYvysGd http://…

(14:22:46) RT @MintFM: The Christmas schedule is up. Check out the Christmas specials! Some repeats have had to be moved this week. http://t.co/OlDJll…

(15:53:47) RT @MDScareers: Contact @CathGreenLab if want to apply for a @wellcometrust Biomedical Vacation Scholarship to do a summer project! http://…

Tweets for 21 Dec 2014

|

(16:18:36) Had some outdoor fun with @superalora and @nxmee earlier as we worked on our @KaraokeSecret Santa video for 2014... http://t.co/vALB9O8Cnp

(22:40:00) The Christmas Special @weekendery is uploaded and ready for another listen.. http://t.co/wcewhfN2pl Happy Noel Edmonds! #MintFM #Festive

Tweets for 20 Dec 2014

|

(21:17:47) A busy day of Christmas visitations and singing carols around our local church. Now, pink wine and present wrapping. Splendid.

Tweets for 19 Dec 2014

|

(07:46:01) Morning. Let's put a the milk of human kindness into the coffee of consternation.

(13:52:05) Log files! :)

(14:24:33) I'm fairly sure there is a 'thing' where an engineer is trying to make something exhibit broken behaviour and it obstinately doesn't. Booop.

(16:56:36) Waiting for Christmas, armed to the teeth. I'm upping the vigil ante.

(18:43:18) RT @fridgemagnet2: @syzygy spotted in Bexhill by @hergiebird - Mary and Ida have survived the plane crash and are alive and well

(19:04:53) Pyjamas going on.

Tweets for 18 Dec 2014

|

(15:53:06) RT @dandouglas: what idiot called them creationists instead of primate change deniers

(20:29:56) At the top of the hour, the @Weekendery gets a dousing with Christmas Spirit at http://t.co/FYTFvK2geN - why not pop by and have a listen?

(21:41:41) Where's Johnny...been? He only went there for stationery and insects

Tweets for 17 Dec 2014

|

(09:00:41) Seems @BBCRadio2 are taking a leaf out of the @weekendery's book.. and upping the ante LIVE - something... Wrong? http://t.co/61C84AbVpC

(09:51:06) Good morning. Today I'm counting my blessings that I'm not a media mogul nor a member of UKIP.

(10:01:22) RT @LumiaUK: RT to #win EVERYTHING in this Xmas hamper - #Lumia swag for all the family! Best #Xmas ever? http://t.co/YyDItUShZa http://t.c…

(22:09:24) RT @seagullworrier: @syzygy Do you get the same word of the day as me? http://t.co/plT8Jm1DZu

Tweets for 16 Dec 2014

|

(08:53:44) RT @Stenbird: http://t.co/iIOzQykgpd

(09:15:49) Morning. There are snack products.

(13:11:44) I've just been given access to a server that goes "DING" every time I press enter. I am going to have to work out how to turn that off. DING

(22:43:00) If anyone wants me, I'll be procrastinating about going to bed. Night!

Tweets for 15 Dec 2014

|

(09:17:15) Morning. It's time for Monday, and I for one am wearing my Monday hat. Well, OK, it's a cracker hat, but it's all I've got.

(10:11:40) RT @ClassicVGMusic: Miss the @ClassicFM Best of 2014 video game special? Then here's the listen again link! http://t.co/Tj4epaYhfS

(10:34:20) I'd love to make a widget of this: http://t.co/rBFPPt3SaA /via @PontoonDock

(12:50:59) Baxter's minestrone - lots of pasta and Italian herbs.. like an insipid bolognese - not so keen. 4/10 #ratemysoup http://t.co/EQqWCCCrIQ

(23:24:16) Leaf squirrel http://t.co/2mXAcTYmz6

Tweets for 14 Dec 2014

|

(13:03:52) I remain baffled as to why video resolutions have gone from number of vertical rows (1080p = HD) to number of columns (4K =UHD): 2160 rows.

Tweets for 13 Dec 2014

|

(10:12:46) Getting text messages from the boy who's out shopping - he has so far found a horse yoga calendar & a toy toilet with water spraying action.

(10:59:32) Dragon's Den idea: Hearing aids with a subwoofer.

(13:35:21) Thank you, @PrincessBagel and @DigitalAmoeba for the lovely shiny Christmas card! :)

(15:33:31) So much for a quick game of Drivey-Drivey before popping out for some shopping... the out-popping can wait... http://t.co/UH0fS4SZyh

(18:06:07) If you like computer game music - and some of it is frankly breathtaking - there's loads on @ClassicFM now. http://t.co/4c4Sj5EB5q LOVE it!

Tweets for 12 Dec 2014

|

(07:10:29) RT @vobes: My fourth author's blog video ...

(16:19:33) RT @GoldenWonderUK: We have no idea where this came from but... we've found the greatest nativity scene. Ever. http://t.co/AQpovgiHdo

(21:40:49) The phrase "Steph & Dom meet Nigel Farage" has just made my brain do a melt.

(21:44:59) I can't recall ever having done a proper Secret Santa nefore - but today at work I got a LAZOR PEN. Someone clearly knows me. After 2 weeks!

(22:34:30) I can still hear in stereo with one ear.

(23:22:57) Attentionioni! Last night's @Weekendery show is ready for another listen.. why not download it here: http://t.co/wcewhfN2pl #MintFM

Tweets for 11 Dec 2014

|

(09:37:37) RT @FreakingTrue: why are girls always asking for a giant teddy bear when this exists http://t.co/1Zmmnbpqlu

(10:38:52) I'm really getting in to OneNote.. it's an elegant way to paste and then be unable to find quite a lot of infomation...

(14:13:21) RT @lesleeallan1: Listening to @weekendery ,show with @syzygy ,right now on replay,dont forget its live tonight on @MintFM !! http://t.co/…

(14:36:11) I read this: http://t.co/zIAZOx19LI and thought of @SheleileighLaw ...

(14:49:53) RT @MooseAllain: Hoping that Chris Morris has been working on an amazing secret project for the last few years and wondering if it might be…

(15:19:22) The @Weekendery will be on the radio thing later.. here's a silly preview: https://t.co/ULDgdfWk6L … GONDOLAS!

(20:18:14) At the tip-top of the hour, The @Weekendery comes spilling onto http://t.co/mg9T0qzc38 with tunes and a pelican in the shape of Barnstaple.

(21:00:39) Starting the @Weekendery on time.. what's all that about? Live on @MintFM right now..! #MintFM

(21:06:01) RT @sm2n: Chatting about listening to @weekendery at http://t.co/mt4McLNLT6

(21:41:07) Where's Johnny... been?

Tweets for 10 Dec 2014

|

(11:08:02) Just had a quick cuppa with @GHOGIT - and heard some interesting stories about where I work :D

Tweets for 09 Dec 2014

|

(12:41:04) I completely love this... https://t.co/gleT9zqTjZ - but I keep finding myself saying "If only it were available for #WindowsPhone" ...

(15:43:49) Continue to this website (not recommended).

(20:11:58) Just looked over @nxmee's shoulder at the @YouTube Rewind 2014 video and pretty much the only person I recognised on it was @IamJohnOliver.

(20:55:37) Seems @LDNLutonAirport has a new logo - http://t.co/KMlQ2ToiMw - Worst Game of Tetris Ever.

(20:57:30) RT @Exposing_UKIP: This .... our favourite #UKIP thing today.

Tweets for 08 Dec 2014

|

(08:05:51) RT @Mr_Mondo: Greatest Christmas window display ever - and it's in Southend #Southend #Christmas http://t.co/YV7yeddibF

(08:20:06) Early start today... doing some training and general things. Which is about the most articulate I can muster for a Monday. Morning.

(17:20:06) Putting a wash on and looking for my Hudl. These are the
objectives of an early Monday evening... hurrah for going into work early.

(18:14:04) Woo scout committee meeting tonight. Please try and contain your excitement. Or, indeed, bafflement.

(18:39:31) Too tired to do Christmas shopping. On the internet. I am so so bad at it anyway, so it's not a good idea for me to try it now...

Tweets for 07 Dec 2014

|

(11:38:57) "Let's drive into the Sovereign Light Café, and make a dent in the wall on the way..." #Bexhill @http://t.co/P1Uc15wthq

(14:59:23) Stone stack by nxmee at the Colonnade #Bexhill @ De La Warr Pavilion http://t.co/IdVrHmrpVP

(15:06:36) "Signal plop your arm up high..." @ Bexhill Railway Station (BEX) http://t.co/RlxLrEI5UE

(21:38:47) Utterly exhausted. A lovely Sunday with @chepbourne (thank you!) and a fairly smooth journey home... ironing done. Gogglebox then bed.

Tweets for 06 Dec 2014

|

(10:45:45) My Dad has given me his old BT kit.. it's an unbelievably complicated process to return it for recycling! 20 mins on the phone /cc @BTCare

(12:50:09) Recycling made not-so-easy /cc @BTCares https://t.co/jZ9ZIICLD4 via @audioBoom

Tweets for 05 Dec 2014

|

(09:13:39) I've got an extraordinarily long VGA lead. Or rather I did - it's being used to connect a delegate's laptop to a projector #howhandy

(09:14:28) (further to my last teeet) It would explain why I couldn't get a picture on my monitor when I got back to my desk...

(10:04:25) Nationality-based sideburn analysis.

(11:06:04) Happy birthday, @Ken_Phillips! (Thanks for the reminder, @ms_howard!)

(11:07:04) RT @qwertee: "Blue" for just 12hr more on http://t.co/yRELPmGiK4 ReTweet for chance at FREE TEE! http://t.co/uFn5x3t8JC

(11:16:59) Word I have learned today: idempotent. Unchanged if multiplied by itself. Also used in programming to cope with duplicated includes. Handy.

Tweets for 04 Dec 2014

|

(10:03:29) Meeting coffee. It's special.

(10:42:21) I'm fairly sure I just heard a fax machine...

(12:01:12) RT @MintFM: Showdown starts counting down the top 100 songs of the 80's at the top of the hour. http://t.co/87IzGezQLd @tuglets @dj_frabs

(20:24:40) At the top of the hour, it's the @Weekendery on Mint FM - http://t.co/FYTFvK2geN - for all your whimsical and non-drizzly needs. Toothpicks!

(21:04:54) Live on #MintFM right now with The @Weekendery - it's two hours of top redonculousnessness. Why not have a tune in? http://t.co/FYTFvK2geN

(21:45:08) Where's Johnny been?

(22:40:52) Where's Johnny Been? Newport Pagnell! #Weekendery #MintFM

Tweets for 03 Dec 2014

|

(12:39:25) RT @peachesanscream: Just realised that plastic dinosaurs are made from recycled real-life dinosaurs

(13:28:02) Much more pleasant than yesterday's drizzle. #viewfromwork @ Vauxhall Motors HQ http://t.co/GXiffV1o61

(21:49:17) RT @clairebland1: At the top of the hour, I’ll be live with my new show on http://t.co/DJKRycWX5C #MintFM

Tweets for 02 Dec 2014

|

(07:42:58) "My love is bigger than the Universe" - doesn't compare favourably with the Catholic Herald, though #NicheBeeGeesCatholicPublicationJoke

(11:13:53) Americans don't tend to say "And then, happy days..." unless they're reading from a 1980s TV listing magazine.

Tweets for 01 Dec 2014

|

(20:50:26) Potaters gonna potate.

Tweets for 30 Nov 2014

|

(08:57:00) RT @mrs_forky: Anybody fancy joining our festive version of Eurovision...? http://t.co/hAYWB7PPkU

(09:03:45) I'm surprised Iceland hasn't bought into the 'Frozen' franchise.

(23:01:18) Off to bed at the end of the First Sunday of Advent. And it's December tomorrow... how exciting!

About this Archive

This page is an archive of entries from December 2014 listed from newest to oldest.

November 2014 is the previous archive.

January 2015 is the next archive.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.

Powered by Movable Type 5.2