Hat Eating

well I never. Cover me in flour and bake me for 40 minutes. England (as John insists I point out) only went and managed to actually WIN A RUDDY GAME AGAINST AUSTRALIA!!! And what a day it was, because at 2pm I get a call from a friend offering me a ticket in the members’ […]

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light relief

This magnificent ad is currently screening here in Oz. http://www.youtube.com/v/K-ViJ2X8cNA Don’t think for a second that means I’ll be letting my little girl jump in any car with a surfer…. View this post at the WhiteHorseInn

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a geography lesson

After church today we decided to stop for lunch at the excellent Deus ex Machina, a cool motorbike shop with attached café. They have loads of copies of the day’s papers and I picked up today’s Sun Herald. Today they were giving away a world map that looked a bit like this: Look at the […]

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New Years Resolutions

Happy New Year to all our readers! New Year is a time when people make resolutions, turn over a new leaf. While it’s customary to pick some for ourselves I thought it might be appropriate today, the first day of the year, to suggest one for the Presiding Bishop of TEC, Katherine Jefferts-Schori. And it’s […]

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Reformation Day Google Fight

Today, as you by now know, is Reformation Day. A colleague here at college asked myself and another friend an interesting question, “if you were to be a Reformer, which Reformer would you be?” Quick as a flash I answered, “Thomas Cranmer, without a doubt”. My friend paused, then said, “William Tyndale“. Tyndale was, of […]

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finally, spam I can approve

This morning, for the first time, I found a little entry caught in the spam filter that I felt a huge urge to approve. Here it is, Name: Gourmet Coffee | IP: xx.xxx.xx.xxxx Gourmet Coffee Gevalia offers more than varieties of gourmet coffee. Choose from a large collection of coffee blends and roasts. Shop for […]

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VeggieTales gets puréed

Albert Mohler is reporting on the NBC screening of VeggieTales under the headline, “Bob the Tomato gets censored“. According to Al, Bob the Tomato’s signature sign-off line, “God made you special and he loves you very much,” was replaced with “Thanks for coming over to my house, kids. See you next week.” The Los Angeles […]

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