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Archive for the ‘Musings’ Category

Sing WHAT now??!?!?

March 31, 2011

A friend sent me a song he had heard recently – ‘Tonight (I’m Lovin’ You)’. After Spotify’ing it I very quickly realised that the original track is not quite as innocent as one might think. I guess I found this even more surprising given the middle-aged mum fanbase that this artist has historically attracted. This […]

CompSci 1 – World 0

March 22, 2011

I haven’t posted in a while because of the sheer amount of stuff I’ve had going on over the last few months. I’ve just started an iMovie import though and needed some way to pass one and a half hours of dead time. I caught a train home a few days ago and thankfully arrived […]

Curb Your Enthusiasm (esp. in lifts)!

December 19, 2010

Over the last few weeks, I’ve started to make my way through the Curb Your Enthusiasm series. I’m not sure why, but I find them extremely addictive – I guess I love how well Larry David is able to identify situations of social awkwardness, and somehow craft several of them into episode upon episode of […]

In The Thick of It

December 8, 2010

For a friend. A few months ago I was getting pretty stressed about a particular situation to the point where it was driving me crazy. Usually when I get stressed, I go find someone who’s willing to sit there and listen while I rant for half an hour in exchange for a cup of tea. […]

Lyric(s) or Not, Here I Hum

December 2, 2010

Ok, so I’m sat here trying to work out what my first post should be about. As usual, I have some music on in the background and me and my shockingly bad singing voice decide to chip in. This particular song reminded me of a discussion with a friend a few weeks ago about whether […]