In a comment to a previous entry, PaulZag asserted that I really do live on internet time due to my quick resolution of a question I posed to myself in a post earlier that day. That made me think – I really do live in Internet Time. I expect information to be available immediately. I … [Read More »]
Dictionary.com/pragmatism A practical, matter-of-fact way of approaching or assessing situations or of solving problems
Melway Edition 1 – the first Melway street directory of Melbourne from 1966 – fascinating !
I guess people wonder what I do at work all day (I know my wife does !). Well, I do lots of different things, depending on what events are coming up. The majority of my time would be spent reading I guess – trying to keep up with the rapidly changing technology and products. I’ll … [Read More »]
I’m disappointed … Dictionary.com does not have an entry for the word ‘prat’ in it (other than an American slang reference for “the buttocks”). My trusty copy of the Australian Concise Oxford Dictionary gets it right: prat n. colloq a silly or foolish person I suspect you may need to pay for Dictionary.com’s premium service … [Read More »]