Monthly Archives: May 2011

Cats on the Internet

Unless you live all your life offline, you must have noticed the feline epidemic on the Internet. For years there have been chain emails full of photos of cute cats and kittens. In more recent times they’ve been supplanted by … Continue reading

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More apostrophical crimes

All power to the South Wairarapa Adult Learning Association (SWALA) in Martinborough, for providing adult education courses. Good on them. But I sincerely hope the content of their literacy and writing courses is better than the content of this poster … Continue reading

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Bright spark in London

Last night I video-chatted via Skype to my daughter Su and her three-year-old, Sadie. This morning I woke up to this post on my Facebook wall: “I was putting tape on Sadie’s mouth to keep her quiet. She pipes up, … Continue reading

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