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Boris moves to the Cabinet!

Boris Johnson gets frontbench job : Via BBC News Believe it or not, everyone’s favourite bumbling politician has now been promoted to the front bench of the Conservative party. Admittedly it’s only Shadow Minister for Arts, but it can’t be…
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Lost my house

Today myself and my housemates went to our landlord to finally sign the contract for the house we were going to rent for the next year. Unfortunately, when we got there the landlord told us that his son (who is…
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On this day…

…25 years ago, on the 4th May, Margaret Thatcher was announced as the new Prime Minister of Great Britain. Undoubtably Nick will come and comment about how those 11 years in power destroyed the economy, put people out of work…
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Trying out Lindows

After trying pretty much every popular Linux distribution, I found that I had a disc from one of my magazines with LindowsOS on it and decided to give it a whirl just to see how it performed on one of…
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Holy Cross forums

I don’t know how many past/present/potential Holy Cross students visit this site, but if you’re one of them then head on down to the forums I’ve set up for us to keep in touch.

Protecting MPs from terrorism?

Via BBC News: MPs to get £1.3m security screen “Plans to install a £1.3m bullet proof screen in the House of Commons have been approved by MPs.” I’m not sure what exactly to make of this. On the one hand…
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No vacation work for me

I was hoping to get some vacation work during the summer holidays in the computer science department at university, but unfortunately this year there aren’t many positions available and I didn’t get one. I’m not too disappointed though – I…
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Eye infection

I’ve picked up some sort of eye infection that has made my right eye swell up and half-close. Unfortunately, it makes it look like I’ve been in a fight over the weekend. 🙂

Possibly moving hosts

I know Dan will probably say “I told you so”, but I’ve been having some problems with my current web host as of late. Until recently, they had good uptime and responded fairly quickly to support tickets, and their prices…
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