Category Archives: Random Stuff

Religion in Scouting

Recently we enrolled Seth in Joeys (Scouts for young kids), I used to be in cubs when I was young and really loved it. Almost immediately we ran into issues concerning our religion, or lack of one. Viv was told … Continue reading

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Education, Logic and Reason. The Vaccination for Ignorance…

Last week I posted about a story on channel Seven’s “Sunday Night” program on the issue of vaccination. I was impressed with the story, it was well written, backed by science and about as unbiased as  commercial networks get on … Continue reading

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The Rise Of The Anti-vacc Movement, Are We Still The Clever Country??

Back in the 80’s Australia was pushing to become “The Clever Country”, recognising the importance of a well educated populace (and hence workforce) in securing a bright future for the entire nation. Roll forward nearly thirty years to the current … Continue reading

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Cheesey Goodness

I’ve been meaning to try this for a while now, making cheeseymite scrolls that is. Armed with our trusty bread machine and a 10kg bag of breadmix I decided to see if I could come up with something yummy for … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

I know I’m starting rather late but I decided to show my support for "Breast Cancer Awareness Month" by changing my site to something a little more pink. Please donate some money if you can, it’s such a worthy cause.

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You Tube Rocks!!!

Man I love these guys, you can spends hours watching random videos, I hope they stay around but with a burn rate of US$1 MILLION per month they better start making cashola soon.  

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Busier than a one legged man in a butt kicking contest

One of lifes great ironys is that when you really should be blogging (i.e. when you’re busy) you don’t have the time to do it Many things have happened since my last post and really I should post them separately … Continue reading

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F**KING Sony

Another one in my "F**KING" series… I read this article today on sysinternals about a rather extreme form of DRM on some of Sony’s latest CDs. In case you couldn’t be arsed reading the article, Sony in their infinite wisdom … Continue reading

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F**KING Hollywood

I’m sorry for the strong language people but this is getting beyond a joke. I read a post on boingboing today that really pissed me off. Up until now Hollywood has been doing everything in their power to lock down … Continue reading

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The Ig Nobel Web Page

I hope the various organisations that give out grants don’t stumble onto this site… The Ig Nobel Web Page Amazingly, these people actually do this stuff for a living. Next time your boss lectures you on the importance of commercially … Continue reading

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