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This is an old page from Rod Begbie's blog.

It only exists in an attempt to prevent linkrot. No new content will be added to this site, and links and images are liable to be broken. Check out begbie.com to find where I'm posting stuff these days.

Entries for week beginning April 18, 2010

April 23, 2010

Malcolm Tucker's election briefing

Jesse Armstrong is writing weekly election missives for The Guardian, “from” Malcolm Tucker.

Muppets wedding cupcakes

Raw amazing. My life will not be complete until I get to eat a Two Snooth cupcake.

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Krispy Kreme Donuts Take KFC Double Down to Next Level

Warning: Just looking at the photo lowers your life expectancy.

April 21, 2010

Mac & the iPad

Bruce Tognazzini on Apple & Steve Jobs: “His harsh treatment of both the ideas of, as well as the people of, the original Mac team led them to buy Steve a special red rubber stamp that said, “THIS IS S___!” so he could just stamp each page of their design submissions, instead of having to wear out his hand writing.”

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TCHO Milk Chocolate Beta

Help beta test TCHO’s new Milk Chocolate. Yum!

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April 20, 2010

Thinking 'Bout Somethin'

New Hanson video.

Yes, *that* Hanson.

Still, a great song, and a fine, fine Blues Brothers-inspired video.

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April 19, 2010



(or: "Why Rod can't be trusted with trust systems")

I've received my first review on half-assed cockamamie untrustworthy LinkedIn attacker "Unvarnished".

Fun fact: It blocks the words "cockamamie" from reviews.

(View full size to read it)

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About This Site

This is an archive of groovmother.com, the old blog run by Rod Begbie — A Scottish geek who lives in San Francisco, CA.

I'm the co-founder of Sōsh, your handy-dandy guide for things to do in San Francisco this weekend.