Monthly Archives: August 2004

Surfacing

I didn’t post much last week because I was working on London, making “a radio programme”:http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/programmes/analysis/3540160.stm on the police. It’s not utter crap. It may even be better than that. In any case, it goes out on Thursday evening at … Continue reading Continue reading

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Slikewatch

yesterday, on the train from Stansted to London, a teenage girl describing to another an experience on holiday: “I was like – I wasn’t like – I was just like oh my god”. There’s a theologian struggling to get out … Continue reading Continue reading

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Incompetent croooks

I just had a phish addressed to “Dear Fleet Bank valued customer”. I have, of course, never heard of Fleet Bank. It goes on in the usual style: %(loony)As part of our ongoing commitment to protect your account and to … Continue reading Continue reading

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Multiple document tricks

One of the less finished, potentially useful bits of Openoffice is the Navigator. It ought to let you move and link multiple documents to your heart’s content, showing the structure of each one as it does so, with headings, bookmarks, … Continue reading Continue reading

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