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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 13, 2008

April 19, 2008


Excellently-done IRC client-in-your-browser, getting around the usual firewall issues if you’re on a corporate LAN.

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April 18, 2008

My Weighted Companion Cube

My Weighted Companion Cube

Thanks to the Valve store, I finally have a weighted companion cube of my very own.

Milliways: Infocom's Unreleased Sequel to Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy - Waxy.org

Andy Baio has the scoop on the great text-adventure sequel that never was. Fascinating stuff.

April 15, 2008

MILF Island T-Shirt

I think the NBC marketing department are onto a winner here.

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Trapped in an Elevator for 41 hours

Frankly claustrophobic CCTV footage of a man, trapped in an elevator in a New York office building for 41 hours. (Note: You may not want to watch this if you have to ride in an elevator any time soon)

A Random interesting video from Flickr

Hack by Kellan to find the interesting moving pictures on Flickr. Some wicked cool stuff is being uploaded.

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We Can Solve It | Unlikely Alliance

I have to admit, this commercial made my jaw drop a little. Al Sharpton and Pat Robertson side by side, in a spot for climate change prevention.

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Git Magic

Judging by the geeks I follow, I’m suspecting that learning Git should be high on my TODO list. This resource looks like a good place to start.

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April 14, 2008

San Francisco Giants Band Together To Score Run | The Onion

I really shouldn’t laugh at this, since I now work across the street from AT&T Park, but… heh.

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Britain's Got Talent: Gin the Dog

Awesome animal act.

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April 13, 2008

The Saturday Sessions

CD Purchase: Various Artists - The Saturday Sessions

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.