Archive for December, 2003

Christmas makes everyone nuts.

So I’m out doing the usual personal administration kind of running about today, but of course it all takes 10 times longer because every man and his dog is out doing their damn Christmas shopping. I’ve fought my way into the city, then fought my way back out again in the worst possible conditions… heavy […]

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Easier to pronounce than Warm amble: pt 3

The alarm woke us on tuesday morning, long before the little bastards mentioned in the previous entry, could make enough racket to wake the dead.. or anyone else in Warnambool for that matter. In no time we had breakfasted up and were ready for our drive home.. but not before we paid a visit to […]

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More Sci-Geek links a plenty!

Japanese Mars probe abandoned Japan has been forced to abandon its first ever interplanetary space mission after failing to correct an onboard electrical fault with its Mars probe Nozomi. Landing Sites for the Mars Exploration Rovers Two spacecraft carrying identical rovers are on approach to the red planet for landings scheduled three weeks apart in […]

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Easier to pronounce than Woolembull: pt 2

Monday morning when some were getting up and starting their day, I wasn’t.. neither, for that matter, was the good lady Barberella. Nope, not day starting for us.. we were fast asleep.. why? Because we were in Warrnambool! For the most part we spent the day relaxing, talking crap, listening to the other talk crap, […]

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Easier to pronounce than Warmambule: pt 1

Almost a year ago now… last Christmas if you want to be precise.. the good lady Barberella’s family bought us a “two nights accommodation” style holiday in Warrnambool… pretty much in an attempt to get us out of the house for a while. Well, like I said it took nearly a whole year and a […]

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