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Despite the sobering nature and hidden depths of this cartoon, I still laughed. A little, anyway. Yes, it’s heart-breaking stuff, but not enough to turn me to the vegetarian side. I bet Moomy tastes delicious. This from Extra Fabulous Comics, famed for their brilliant Probably Not How It Works piece.

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Grand Designs

I’m a huge fan of the Grand Designs show. The only thing stopping me from building my own architect-designed, avant-garde, leftfield, off-the-wall, out-of-the-box, modern eco-home from innovative materials and using a new twist on traditional building techniques, is money. Well, that and having seen the crap that people on Grand Designs have to go through. Kevin McCloud and […]

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Giant Heysteks takes on Trouser Tim

Not enough time to do this justice, but I have to share it as being both an hilarious and perhaps salient comment on Tim Noakes’ cookbook and associated money-printing machine – it’s Magnus Heystek’s potentially inflammatory Moneyweb piece, delicately titled: Is Tim Noakes running a Ponzi scheme? There’s a brief history of local Ponzi schemes, followed by […]

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Confusion reigns

Busy couple of days Shay Noo, and so you’re going to have to make do with a scheduled post or two. That doesn’t mean that you won’t be entertained or whatever though: I only choose the very best content to schedule for your reading delectation. Of course, if something huge happens between me scheduling the […]

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I once came ever so close to getting there. But until I do (and I will), stuff like this incredible timelapse will just have to suffice: You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video Wowzers. And yes, you do need to look at it on the best possible screen, best possible youtube […]

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