From the monthly archives:

April 2008

"Skewered. One sympathizes."

April 22, 2008

The Aston Martin featured in the new 007 movie was driven off a cliff and into Lake Garda on Saturday morning. Great, except it wasn't a stunt... the driver had an accident while delivering the car to the set.  Apparently it was the only car available for the film, and at £120,000 (~$240,000 USD) I'm […]

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Sort of like a global afikoman

April 22, 2008

First it was the Tam Tams. Then it was margarine. Now the matzah is missing? On a not entirely unrelated note, this morning I tried to make cereal with matzah farfel, milk, cinnamon and sugar.  It was not good.

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WP 2.5 + Safari

April 19, 2008

  WordPress 2.5 has been released and appears to have fixed the Safari compatibility issue. Goodbye two-browser solution? We'll see...

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The M is dead, long live the M

April 17, 2008

This weekend's drive has driven home the realization that my car is gone. (Assuming I even can drive with my knee shot to hell. Squash is a bloodsport dressed up with golf claps and lets. But I digress.) But I won't go on moping about it because a) the new car in the stable is […]

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All the news that's fit to calculate (and brought to you by The Clash)

April 14, 2008

Explaining the Monty Hall problem.

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Rumors of my death have been greatly exaggerated

April 14, 2008

Apparently there are enough people reading this that I've actually managed to disappoint some of you with my recent silence. A select few have been angered to the point of threats, which, while flattering in its own way, is just a little overenthusiastic. Moreover, I'll disregard for the moment your suspicious concentration in Greenwich. Needless […]

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