As I sit here cold and fed up

As I sit here cold and fed up, I find myself pondering how much we rely on modern convenience.

My boiler has packed up and I am currently boiling several pans and a kettle to try and fill my bath.  I have an electric fan heater that my Dad leant me warming the flat, and am covered in several blankets.

I now have the exciting prospect of spending more money than I have on a new boiler.  This will not only hurt the wallet but also my wife’s very nice Kitchen, which the Boiler calls home. Read More ...

First Post – Thanks Stephen Fry

Stephen Fry is an interesting person.
For all his old world feel and image, educated and well spoken, he is
in fact a true technophile.

 I am a huge techy, but have never bothered much with a lot of the new
web services available.

 However I was playing with a new RSS service I was writing and decided
to look up Stephen Fry RSS feeds and got his Twitter feed.

 Now I am hooked. I have to read it when ever it updates, just to know
what this man is thinking at any time!

 I now have my own twitter (http://twitter.com/daverage) and have
(thanks again to Stephen Fry) decided to try out posterous. Read More ...