Month: September 2009

Book Review: On The Edge

On The Edge by Richard Hammond My rating: 4 of 5 stars I’ve been a huge fan of Top Gear for ages, but it surprised me to learn that Richard Hammond had been in a life-threatening crash during the 2006 season. The book gives a decent background on Hammond, but mainly chronicles the events of …

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I usually don’t post about work, because nothing interesting usually happens. Today was unusual. One of the staff is leaving and needs to clean out his office. Because we’re a green workplace, all of the paper is disposed of via giant blue recycling bins. These lock at the top to protect confidential information, and are …

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Holy Jesus

Eddie Izzard Runs 30 Marathons in 30 Days I thought he was doing a relay for charity. No, he is actually running through all three British Isles, 26 miles a day, until he gets back home.If you watch in order, you can see how exhausted he is by the third installment. I feel like that …

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