The time has come to say goodnight after 24 hours! This is my 113th post (I beat last year by one!!) and the amount that we’ve raised has well exceeded last year also (I’ll have a final figure tomorrow hopefully but I have $670 USD confirmed already and am expecting another $250 or more [...]
Archive for the 'Miscellaneous' Category
One of the things I’ve noticed today by the heap of emails that have hit my inbox is the huge number of people that are now using Gmail as their primary email service. As a result I thought this Gmail Tips Collection might be helpful for many of you. Jim, the author of the tips [...]
Some people spend their lives doing the strangest things. This recent auction on Ebay is just another example of it - some guy is selling 2163 pictures of mouths. You can enter the bidding for this entire collection now for just 1 cent. They write:
‘2,163 male mouths are here for your viewing pleasure! They are [...]
- (.za) - South Africa - Surf Photos - some amazing shots from the surf
- (.zl) Zambia - Kabwata Baptist Church
- (.tz) - Zanzibar International Film Festival
- (.va) - Vatican city
- (.gy) - Guyana’s Poverty Reduction
- (.nu) - Simon World
- (.tr) - Tourism Directory - Turkey
- (.ca) - CopNet
- (.gh) - University of Ghana
- (.es) [...]
- (.tc) Turks and Caicos Islands - Turks and Caicos Islands Football Association
- (.to) Tonga - a classic article and photo (left) about an 80 year old Tongan man running for parliament
- < .ro) - My World - Weblog.ro
- (.tz) Tanzania - Anglican Church of Tanzania
- (.ws) - Website.ws
- (.pt) -
This site is vying for the worst webpage in existence.
It’s pretty close to it although I’d like to see a few more tacky graphics - especially some more animations. Oh and perhaps a musical track - maybe jingle bells in chimes.
Any other suggestions of how we could make it worse? Do you know any that [...]
Kel (who has been amazingly supportive - getting up at 3am to be my first commenter today and still up now having been my proof reader, copy writer, researcher, editor all day) just emailed me this amazing picture taken by friends in Canada (Click to enlarge).
Its a pretty different picture to the current one [...]
Just found this excellent site called FindSounds which is a search engine for sounds! Wow - this could provide hours of fun with the guys.
Right now I’m feeling a bit like this, this, this and this.
Well we’ve done Bobs and Freds so now its time for the Steves with the Steve Admiration Society
‘The Steve Admiration Society was based on this concept. The idea of a deep and devoted love for Steve is what the origonal founders of the society had in mind. They knew that there were many people [...]
A mate on MSN said i should write a post on why Australia and Canada should merge and become Canustralia.
I think it would be a pretty good idea on a few levels.
1. When its summer in Australia its winter in Canada and visa a versa - no more cold!
2. Aussies and Canadans are both a [...]
Last night saw LivingRoom start up again for the year. We’d had a couple of weeks break to give everyone a chance to have some space and enjoy the summer.
One of the exciting things that has happened in the last few weeks is the number of people that have approached members of our group [...]
This article on MSNBC is pretty challenging a report has shown that World can end poverty by 2025
‘Global poverty can be cut in half by 2015 and eliminated by 2025 if the world’s richest countries including the United States, Japan and Germany more than double aid to the poorest countries, hundreds of development experts concluded [...]