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So over on facebook, this happened...

BLOOM COUNTY 2015!!!
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Douglas Adams adapted for the stage.

DIRK!

Showing in Brisbane later this year.

http://centenarytheatre.com.au/

ping +Samuel Levy +David Conran 
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I was a 1st grader in 1981... hmmmm 
 
Meeting this 1979 first grade readiness requirement could get you arrested now.

"Can he travel alone in the neighborhood (four to eight blocks) to store, school, playground, or to a friend's home?"
Is your child ready for first grade? Earlier this month, Chicago Now blogger Christine Whitley reprinted a checklist from a 1979 child-rearing series designed to help a parent figure that one out. Ten out of 12 meant readiness. Can your child "draw and color and stay within the lines of...
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My walk to school for K–4 was 500m, most of that up a stormwater drain :)

I don't know how many "blocks" that counts for, but we did it on our own most of the time.
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hey, George said it...

#auspol #libspill #libspill2  
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Almost the first thing that Abbott told the press when he became leader of the Liberal party, in 2009, was:
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Political parties don't work when people just announce what they are doing and expect everyone else to follow. I will not be that kind of a leader.
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So how do you think he's going?
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26th January 2015. A day to celebrate... er... Australia?

Why, it's only been 244 years, 9 months, and 6 days since Captain Cook first spotted Australia.

And only 244 years and 8 months, 3 weeks and 6 days since he landed!

It's been 244 years, 5 months and 4 days since Cook claimed the continent for the British Crown.

227 years, 1 week and 1 day ago, the First Fleet landed in Botony Bay.
(8 days later they packed up and moved to the next harbour north)

Only 114 years, 3 weeks and 4 days ago, the various colonies on the continent voted themselves into the country we know and love today.

And a mere 28 years, 10 months, 3 weeks and 2 days ago, Australia gained full independence from the UK (ignoring for the moment the conflict of interest inherent in Elizabeth Windsor being the head of state of both ;)

How time flies.
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George Carlin: "Conservatives say if you don't give the rich more money, they will lose their incentive to invest. As for the poor, they tell us they've lost all incentive because we've given them too much money."

#Quote   #GeorgeCarlin   #Economics   #Politics  
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...and every Australian goes "OMG, bushfire hazard. NO WAY", right?
 
Agios Markos fire their rockets across the valley, towards the church of Panageia Erithiani in Vrontados, Chios, Greece.
In a small Greek village, fireworks turn into a friendly war
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You guys have exploding trees. That would give anyone pause.

(New Mexicans would have the same reaction)
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I have some Macs... hmmmmm
 
That this is even possible AT ALL speaks to the robustness of the MacPlus design. 
Reviving an old computer is like restoring a classic car: There's a thrill from bringing the ancient into the modern world. So it was with my first “real” computer, my Mac Plus, when I decided to bring it forward three decades and introduce it to the modern Web. It's a lowly machine, my Mac.
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realistically, I'm unlikely to do this for the sake of proving it's possible...

but... most of the individual bits make for useful things to keep in mind for future use of them. Esp zmodem for file transfers for instance... :)
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another HHG radio series animation from Nick Page (check out his channel for several others)
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The animation is alright, but those radio plays are so good!
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still my favourite moon. 
 
Enceladus!!!
Discovered by William Herschel in 1789, Enceladus is the sixth largest moon of Saturn. Enceladus has water ice on its surface and probably sub-surface liquid water. The smooth plains were almost certainly formed by water flowing to the surface from deep inside the moon.Some of this water falls back onto the moon as “snow”, some of it adds to Saturn’s rings, and some of it reaches Saturn.
Image: The image shown above is the False-color mosaic of Enceladus taken by the Cassini–Huygens probe on July 14, 2005.
Find more at: http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Enceladus #saturn #enceladus
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