Archive for the ‘Humour’ Category

Location used to look like this

Friday, September 17th, 2010Ordnance Survey Maps for sale in the Market Square in Cambridge - shot with my mobile phone camera.Arguments in the car about someone's skills as  a "Map Reader"are now a thing of history and folk lore

So what box do you fit in then?

Thursday, July 15th, 2010I find that in the networked and connected society this type of question can lead to some very short conversations";+)

The end of TV as we know it: hyperland

Friday, October 9th, 2009[caption id="attachment_4521" align="aligncenter" width="413" caption="TV the culture hearth of the family home?"][/caption]If found this post over at Russell Davies's gaff online. Russell has such a lovely turn of phrase dontchya think? Although as someone also said to me. 'sometimes Alan ...

FAIYATORIKKUBOBU rocket bike

Saturday, September 12th, 2009Got a million yen for the jet powered bike via Treehugger.FAIYATORIKKUBOBU, ???????????  (pronounced as Fire Truck Bob) is a bicycle fitted with a TABINJETTOENJIN (Turbine Jet Engine) that allows you KERUZU (cruise) in HAIPA (hyper) speed!Commuting will never be same ...

Daisy makes it a Christmas to remember

Sunday, December 21st, 2008[caption id="attachment_2710" align="alignnone" width="238" caption="Daisy has the right gun for you"][/caption]I came across this on my travels, and I marvel at what this ad tells us. The mixture of the nuclear family, innocence, and the deadly weaponry that they hold ...

The Age of Unreason in the Age of Networks

Thursday, April 24th, 2008I came across this today A book and idea which requires some reflectionanti-rational government is not the product of a Machiavellian plot by ?Washington? but is the inevitable result of ?an overarching crisis of memory and ...

Death by Tray

Monday, December 17th, 2007Not our usual fayre @ CDB, but since its coming up to Christmas I think we can lighten up a little. SO check out one of the funniest people on the planet. Eddie Izzard - A big thank you to ...

Creating culture out of the call centre

Monday, September 4th, 2006We are all aware that the world is now flat, that outsourcing is changing organisational structure and core strategy.We know that India provides as many as 350,000 people to service companies around the globe.In Hi, its Bollywood callingWe ...

store wars join the organic rebellion

Wednesday, July 19th, 2006a wonderful take on why we should be eating organicMay the organic farm be with you! :-)Use the farm and stretch out your peelings.....Even my son of 8 years old and my daughter of 17 watched this and thought it ...

Building a community around a French detective novelist

Tuesday, April 18th, 2006I came across an interesting blog today.There was a famous French writer known simply as Exbrayat. He invented the genre of the humorous detective novel and wrote more than 100 books (plus several plays and films), on which his ...

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