Well, not much to say. I've been watching from Christchurch, New Zealand. All the votes are now in. It's over, and we're out. Very mixed feelings. As much as this was a vote for the UK to leave the EU, it may also have been a proxy vote for Scotland to leave the UK, and perhaps Northern Ireland … Continue reading EU Referendum
Yeah I know, I'm five months behind on the travel reports. I'll get back to those shortly. In the meantime, here's something I'm sure you care about just as much - what I've been listening to over the month or so. Radiohead - A Moon Shaped Pool Death Grips - Bottomless Pit John Grant - Pale Green … Continue reading Playlist (Jun 3rd 2016)
Well, I finished Stephen King's The Dark Tower. I read slowly. Well, no, I read at a reasonably normal pace, it's just that I don't read very often. The desire to read is a very sporadic thing for me. It's taken me 5 years and 5 months to get through these seven books, and although … Continue reading The Dark Tower
On my last half day in Washington DC, I headed to the National Air & Space Museum, and followed a guided tour around to look at crazy cool old planes and spaceships, and spacesuits, and all sorts of stuff. This is a great museum for anyone who loves engineering. They've got the Wright Flyer, The Spirit of St. Louis, Skylab … Continue reading Travel Report: Old Spaceships & Dead Animals
A city full of monuments, memorials, and establishing shots for TV's The West Wing.
Niagara Falls, a whole lot of water, going over a cliff.
Let me tell you about my late Grandfather, Jimmy K. C. Ferguson. When I was very young and visiting my Grandparents in Inverness, my Granddad would walk me around Inverness every morning to wear me out. He would take me to look at the trains in Inverness train station. Then he would take me to the Eastgate shopping centre to go … Continue reading Double your washing machine