January 2017 Archives

Tweets for 30 Jan 2017

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(15:05:28) If @Aiannucci is advocating it, it's worth doing. https://t.co/6gOWnFgeuN

Tweets for 29 Jan 2017

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Tweets for 28 Jan 2017

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(15:58:22) Doing some simple circuit design (and finding nothing of use in my 'junk box') - takes me back to my teenage days of simple electronics...

Tweets for 27 Jan 2017

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(10:59:39) I'm finding it harder than ever to believe anything I read on the internet... and I thought I was cynical before!

(11:52:26) Playing a game of "how long will this query run before the DBAs come and ask me what the heck I'm playing at"

(12:38:52) New tyres time. Getting @DunlopLive Blue something-or-other ones because @DunlopBTCC (and good fuel rating)

(17:32:57) I like Mel out of Bittermelonsoup but seeing her on telly is like watching my sister's awkward friend.

(19:42:54) Watching A Shambles For #Eurovision... Mel Giedroyc is rocking the "half bling, half binbag" look. #Blingbag #EurovisionYouDecide

(19:50:22) Song number one: Dismality 7/10 #EurovisionYouDecide

(19:56:04) Song 2: Where's the hook? Dismality - 8/10 #EurovisionYouDecide Seriously next year I'll change my name to Little Mix Sheeran and write one.

(20:02:29) Song 3: Someone snuck into Moldova and nicked their song. C'mon.. who was it..? Dismality 5/10 #EurovisionYouDecide Winner so far.

(20:08:44) Song 4: I'd never dare tune my snare down that far. This is a bit ploddy. Bring back the dubstep :D Dismality: 6/10 #EurovisionYouDecide

(20:15:16) Song 5: I really hope something happens in this song. I think if you play it backwards it's "Let it Go" Dismality: 6/10 #EurovisionYouDecide

(20:24:26) Song 6: I think about 30% of this song could be excellent - the rest makes it go on too long. Dismality: 7/10 #EurovisionYouDecide

(20:42:53) This is fully the best bit of the whole show so far #EurovisionYouDecide #WhyAustralia

(20:55:30) YAY! The one I thought that was least dismal won! I am SO good at this #EurovisionYouDecide

Tweets for 26 Jan 2017

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(12:58:00) Today's view is of a training room. I think I'm in the North. It's hard to tell from here....

Tweets for 25 Jan 2017

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(10:45:48) In this age of technology, why can I not press a button to remove people shouting from pop songs? I mean "Wit a bang bang" adds nothing.

(10:45:58) Of course, I blame Pato Banton.

(13:43:31) Berating software for continually apologising about having encountered an error, rather than closing & letting me have another go. #worklife

Tweets for 24 Jan 2017

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(08:28:07) Working from home this morning without broadband... it is possible, but I'm going to need more stamps...

(14:19:44) I have just had an inhumanly objectionable amount of garlic for lunch. Tarring, feathering and ejection from the office may well ensue.

Tweets for 23 Jan 2017

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Tweets for 22 Jan 2017

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Tweets for 21 Jan 2017

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Tweets for 20 Jan 2017

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(08:25:13) Remember 'Look-In'? Here is my pal @JohnDredge & his friend called Martin, presumably, with their 35-year-late revi… https://t.co/CKwmo8V86q

(14:46:29) I'm only here for the SHA-256 certifictates.

(15:40:25) Watching the Washington Post live coverage of the Inaugageddon (Inaugolypse?) while I ply my trade. My #American pals: is that the best one?

(16:19:31) "The woman in white coats.." They're coming to take him away? #Inauguration

Tweets for 19 Jan 2017

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(11:50:53) I'm so glad humans evolved to be wireless.

(14:13:41) Flatley my dear, I don't riverdance (give a damn)... #Partridge https://t.co/V0b3ksbKLt

Tweets for 18 Jan 2017

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(13:19:06) Brr. Bit nippy out.

Tweets for 17 Jan 2017

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(11:42:17) Happy birthday to @FridgeMagnet2 - a friend who's stuck me through thick and thin. And I'm no longer thin...

(15:51:54) Once again, I have the urge to buy some isopropyl alcohol. I might just put it on my Amazon wishlist as a hint.

(16:47:48) Every large corporation should provide laptops for employees to kick down the stairs.

(19:27:03) Just to let you know: I, too, have turned down performing at Trump's inauguration; a shame, since I've been working on an epic airhorn solo.

(20:25:18) Playing "You Don't Know Jack" with the offspring. That is family Tuesday evenings, that is.

Tweets for 16 Jan 2017

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(00:01:35) Drifting off to sleep with the @samsimmonss' "Little bit sad" song running round my head. His #radio4 programme about birds: worth a listen.

(12:49:03) I'm having one of those days where I'm gravitating to the conclusion that I am being dimwitted in many, many ways. Not encouraging. BAH.

(18:20:51) Not often we get a plane over our house.. looks like either stacking or aborted landing at @LDNLutonAirport #Luton… https://t.co/hoqt67DJWx

Tweets for 15 Jan 2017

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(08:58:26) Good morning. Discussions of heatshrink (not heat sinks) in the house over breakfast.

(09:32:17) Is it wrong to want the David Cameron "Doopee doo" as my text message alert? Especially with the "Right..." at the end

(15:50:56) Cutting out and sticking. Of paper. A perfect Sunday afternoon activity.

Tweets for 14 Jan 2017

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(11:28:41) Demingification of the kitchen bin with Cillit Bang and a kettle #SaturdayMorning #achievement #DomesticSkillzors

(11:36:25) Of the myriad ways to make proper coffee in our house, the #AeroPress is definitely the smoothest and quickest. #BlessTheCoffeeGrowers

(11:42:37) I love this... the #AlanPartridge of the 12th century 😃 https://t.co/yn5PkFzHaq

Tweets for 13 Jan 2017

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(18:02:31) There's pizza in the catalytic converter, and an episode of Elementary on the dehumidifier.. Friday night is ON.

(18:08:34) Doing stealthy Dad dancing in the kitchen to the boy's blogstep or whatever it's called these days.

Tweets for 12 Jan 2017

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(13:55:32) Out of the "rather unusual company name" frying pan, and into the "baffling company name" fire.. https://t.co/SqNgoY378o Just Alt Tab it..?

(19:07:06) Not really cycling weather #uksnow @ Luton https://t.co/Wn49eH7Qvq

Tweets for 11 Jan 2017

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(09:45:46) My work laptop is in a great mood today. It's just been tinkered with by a man from Dell (not monte, but he said YES anyway).

(15:56:28) I've just discovered @kcconfectionery Dinner Mints. The wrappers say "I LOVE YOU" AND the sweets clear out my sinuses. What's not to like?

Tweets for 10 Jan 2017

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(13:43:47) It's a nice day for some quiet weeding.

Tweets for 09 Jan 2017

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(13:18:07) I would like to do a survey on which is the best doughnut.

Tweets for 08 Jan 2017

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Tweets for 07 Jan 2017

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Tweets for 06 Jan 2017

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(14:48:42) "kli myriad" backwards is "dairy milk". Nearly.

(18:29:26) Didn't work. Sick as a.. not dog. Not parrot. Hmm. I think grapefruit.

Tweets for 05 Jan 2017

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(12:55:51) I want to be sold to Facebook for 5.2 million pounds.

(20:57:15) Is it possible to be flu-ey just for an evening and feel top and sprightly the next day? I do hope so. I'M A MACHINE YEAH.

Tweets for 04 Jan 2017

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(08:02:51) Morning. Second day back to work objectives: Get my password right first time, and entering 2017 instead of 2016 at least once. Or twice.

(11:29:57) "Red is for dance. Blue is for pop." I had no idea that's what the Human League did.. https://t.co/frPh1qAqWD

(22:51:39) How many IDE hard drives does a person actually need..? Whichever way I look at it, it's: fewer than I have. #bitofatidy

Tweets for 03 Jan 2017

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(16:29:10) Nearly done. NEARLY.

Tweets for 02 Jan 2017

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Tweets for 01 Jan 2017

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(00:07:52) Happy 2017. Happy. x

(16:19:59) Let meeeeeee sanitise you.

(22:40:02) Best bits about #Sherlock - #1 - the locations. Some breathtaking shots of London within and without

(22:42:46) Best bits about #Sherlock - #2 - pausing credits to see who we recognise (Marcia Warren from @AliceLowe's Wunderland & @Sacha_Dahwan)

(22:44:30) Best bits about #Sherlock - #3 - looking at Benedict Cumberbatch & imagining he's what Ben from Outnumbered would look like when he's older.

Tweets for 31 Dec 2016

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