September 22, 2006

Sorry for the interruption

My links blogging will be limited for a while because my home PC has a hardware problem. Just in case you're wondering... (which you're probably not)

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September 21, 2006

Dances with Pandas

What can you do when a panda bites you? Bite the damn critter back in self defence.

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We resume dancing with canines

Shanti is back to blogging, folks.

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September 15, 2006

Segway being recalled

The Segway (remember that?) will rock your world, they said. This is probably not what they had in mind. They now come new n' improved with a "software glitch that can make its wheels unexpectedly reverse direction, throwing off the rider — and in at least one incident, break some teeth." Yow!

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Learn something new every day

I am absolutely addicted to the Random Wikipedia Page feature. I click the link many times a day to see what new page Wikipedia throws at me. It's a great way to learn a wee bit every day.

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September 14, 2006

Indian food from where?

OK, so you're crazy about Indian food. Crazy enough to pay $15000 to fly it half-way across the world to New York. But of all the places to fly it from, you choose to get it from freakin' Belfast? Now that is stupid.

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September 12, 2006

How to network with people aka schmoozing

The Art of Schmoozing by Guy Kawasaki, with tips like "Ask good questions, then shut up."

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September 11, 2006

Mashed potatoes? Or smashed potatoes

Britons rejoice! Your Prince William is being prepared to handle riots. By being pelted with potatoes.

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Get along with locals in Italy

Tips to fit in with the locals in Italy by Laura Frasier. For instance: "Remember that flirting is a national pasttime, and don't take it too seriously."

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September 8, 2006

Finger lickin' good!

Just how hungry can a giant python get? Enough to swallow a pregnant sheep. (Includes picture.)

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September 7, 2006

Build me up buttercup

What can you do with a sheet of plain paper and a pair of scissors? More than you would believe! The artist who does this can be found here.

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Top secret? Not quite

Google helps you find confidential documents that people have carelessly left on public web servers.

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September 5, 2006

Happy Onam

A very happy Onam to all my fellow Malayalis!

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Superboy is Indian

Watch out, world! 'Superboy' has arrived, and he's of Indian origin.

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September 1, 2006

Praise be to God for he has drowned you

Evangelist drowns trying to walk on water: "He walked into the water, which soon passed over his head and he never came back." Oh, the irony!

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