RickyRobinson.id.au and The Thin Line have been moved off the computers in my bedroom to a real webhosting service. There’s a number of reasons for this. First, my blogging software has a memory leak in it somewhere, which necessitates the restarting of Tomcat every so often. I think the problem lies in the way I’ve Read more about The Thin Line gets real hosting[…]
It is with much elation that I announce that Karen and I are engaged, and due to be married next year, probably in mid-April. We’ve been engaged since our Queen’s Birthday weekend holiday in Noosa, but I delayed announcing it here so we could tell all our friends and family first. Needless to say, we’re Read more about Engaged[…]
I found this article about the amount of money Tony Blair spends on make up each year highly amusing.
So… I Am A: Lawful Good Human Ranger Bard Alignment:Lawful Good characters are the epitome of all that is just and good. They believe in order and governments that work for the benefit of all, and generally do not mind doing direct work to further their beliefs. Race:Humans are the ‘average’ race. They have the Read more about It’s been a slow Saturday[…]
One of the world’s most widely respected football coaches, Guus Hiddink, has been appointed as the new coach of the Australian national team. Hiddink, a dutchman, has twice taken teams to the World Cup semi-finals: the Netherlands in 1998 and, more remarkably, South Korea in 2002. He has now been charged with enormous task of Read more about Guus Hiddink[…]
Ecthelion says: Suffering is cause by desire. Stop desiring to waste you money on sparkly stuff and you’ll be a lot happier! A contrary point of view is that one ought to spend all one’s money, so that one has none left, and only then will one be happy because it is only then that Read more about Suffering[…]
Karen made this cute new coat for Random. Unfortunately the material didn’t prove to be the sturdiest choice, as Random’s already managed to pull a few threads. I suspect there might be a corduroy coat in the making soon.
I updated the People page on my web site. Basically, somebody finally got a web site. I was forbidden, under pain of death, to link directly to the new web site directly from my blog, but this seems like a neat little loophole. Anyway, make sure you scroll all the way down to the bottom Read more about Updated page[…]