Craigeaux just sent me a link to the “Making Of” video for that Sony Bravia ad with the superballs. Cool. Thanks Craig.

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Gozer the Traveller will come in one of the pre-chosen forms. During the rectification of the Voldroni, the traveller came as a large and moving Torg! Then, during the third reconciliation of the last of the McKetrick supplicants, they chose a new form for him: that of a giant Slore! Many Shuvs and Zuuls knew… Continue reading Ghostbusters

listening to…

Chris would be amused to know that I am listening to Cold Chisel after all the past Chisel-related tauntings I have provided. Here is Flame Trees. I had planned, upon my return to Sydney, to casually mention to Chris that I was “savouring familiar sights”. It didn’t happen. Oh well. Kids out driving Saturday afternoon… Continue reading listening to…

A new personal best

I just realised that it is over nine months since Kirsten and I broke up, making this the longest time I have been single since I was a teenager. Before we broke up I had ten months total single time, so I have almost doubled my previous cumulative score. Something to aim for.


My flatmate Sonia has been emailing me photos of Milla all day, possibly because we watched You Stupid Man recently (a good movie, and Milla did very well). I responded with a photo of Leeloo, and this got me thinking. After reading Hamish’s blog the other day, I have compiled a list of my favourite… Continue reading Multipass

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Home, yet homesick

I was just watching a tiny spider crawling across my pillow and I thought to myself “meh, in Australia our spiders are heaps bigger than that”. Then I remembered that I am in Australia now. It doesn’t seem real. I still say alsjeblieft when I pay for things, but now it is kinda under my… Continue reading Home, yet homesick


I am in an internet café in Köln, Germany. Seems like a nice city, although it took a long time to get here on the bumper-to-bumper autobahn traffic. 20km/hr on an ulimited speed road. Disappointed. We stayed at the Ibis which was clean and inexpensive, and went out to find a real German restaurant. All… Continue reading Köln

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