Daily Digest for April 30th

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Erik Johansson: The art of manipulation http://www.independent.co.uk/news/a1957888.html Surreal photoshops [ldnhal]
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Nejat Talas http://bit.ly/dmB5WK and some more photoshopped fun [ldnhal]
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Some self love - #iloveimmigrants (well we ARE immigrants, all the way from other side of the North Sea). Or should that be Self love? [ldnhal]
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Went to Somerset House after work for "Pick me up" graphic art fair. Didn’t pick anything up; highlight Ryantown http://www.misterrob.co.uk [ldnhal]
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Stage times for Suicide and Iggy London 2nd and 3rd May:
SUICIDE 8.10pm-9.00pm
IGGY AND THE STOOGES performing Raw Power - 9.30pm-11.00pm [ldnhal]
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Big Brother, you there? I am here at The Ship in Soho. [ldnhal]
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4kJWoaxlykg Alice Cooper with Vincent Price TV special, Black Widow "don’t touch the displays" [ldnhal]
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RT @TelegraphNews "Why Carla Bruni-Sarkozy is in my new art show" http://bit.ly/9t714x @JANUSZCZAK You have been namechecked Waldemar [ldnhal]
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RT @hack_daniels: RT @rob_hyde: At last, a sex doll for dogs. http://bit.ly/Lbz3S <"The pink hole needs to be washed for hygienic rea … [ldnhal]
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Why aren’t @americanapparel producing clothes in the UK instead of shipping them over the Atlantic? Should be a good time to do it. [ldnhal]
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Deutshe Bõrsche Photography Prize 2010. 4/5 in The Evening Standard, 5/5 in The Telegraph. I reckon worse than last year’s lot. So *** [ldnhal]
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Just watched Wallander: "The Cellist" (in Swedish). Crap pyrotechnics, but superbly acted http://bit.ly/cjYVOc [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/track/3jYJhSO9JibKdvPDQNFlTo Spotify: Thomas Dybdahl – A Love Story #nowplaying Love this, superb soft rock [ldnhal]
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Used to think Rolf Lassgård was the "real" Wallander, but a rounder Krister Henriksson (in current series on BBC4) has grown into Kurt #1 [ldnhal]
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I was 0.01% wrong on Levi’s. A few items are made in US , usually as part of some collaboration and/or high-end stuff http://bit.ly/levisLVC [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for April 29th

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Only One Lyle and Scott - http://blog.lyleandscott.com/?p=1323 Adrian Chiles and Christine Blakely of One Show in a Ronnie Corbett sketch [ldnhal]
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The left by the Candy brothers in Fitzrovia http://twitpic.com/1jg1gg [ldnhal]
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The big whole left in the ground by the Candy brothers in Fitzrovia http://twitpic.com/1jg1gg [ldnhal]
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Sarah can you hear me? Drill, baby drill? [ldnhal]
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RT @ebertchicago: Yancy Berns writes: “Should I have feelings? Or should I pretend to be cool?”–-That sums up EVERYTHING wrong with Ame … [ldnhal]

Creative Review – UVA and the Light Fantastic

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Creative Review - UVA and the Light Fantastic

American Retro- Coke Machine (ICE)

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American Retro - Coke Machine (ICE)

Daily Digest for April 28th

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Norway and Russia in polar oil/gas/fish deal. 40 years of dispute is soon over. http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/28/world/europe/28norway.html [ldnhal]
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Jaki Irvine’s "Seven Folds In Time" is a seven screen video installation, 15 min or so. Flute&violin #ldnart. Not so sure about this one. [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for April 27th

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Hugh Hefner on the phone to BBC News 24. Saviour of HOLLYWOOD sign to tune of $900 000 http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/8645519.stm [ldnhal]
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Swim, now @moolis for Kingfisher and beef mooli. Best seat in the house (window). [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for April 26th

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http://open.spotify.com/track/2f20B6V6idpoa5iOTxJ0tC Spotify: Mary Gauthier – Our Lady Of The Shooting Stars magic&classy country music [ldnhal]
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http://bit.ly/spend2quidmoreonvine average price of wine £4.35: duty +VAT £2.34, leaving £2.01 for the rest. Makes sense to spend six quid. [ldnhal]
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CD habit buoys up UK recorded music http://reg.cx/1HBf YouTube+Spotify+Last.fm+We7 contributed just £8.2m (less than 1% of turnaround) [ldnhal]
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No bullshit interview with Ronnie O’Sullivan, "that was acceptable" http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/other_sports/snooker/8645280.stm [ldnhal]
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Girl, 12, mauled by dog in park http://bit.ly/d9cNF1 /cc @feedly the rottweiler "had been seized" Seized? The dog should be put down. [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for April 25th

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http://open.spotify.com/track/2hhuvBwMN2qA73FpoUaYjI Spotify: Status Quo – Someone’s Learning #nowplaying riffage, see http://bit.ly/riffage [ldnhal]
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"carry on squatting in number ten" is surely the expression of the week. [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/track/7DAaZtYjHWWNmy5Z37IyMY Spotify: Alice Cooper – "I’m The Coolest" #nowplaying Yup, no one says cool like Alice [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/album/5PQ4g4N7pC15R6eOOCQl0b Spotify: Alice Cooper – "Goes To Hell" my fav Alice record + "Welcome to my Nightmare" [ldnhal]
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Both of two of my five or so first purchases (so 1976 or so) - the PUNK came and life changed. Alice’s mates Iggy+Stooges in a week exactly [ldnhal]
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Levi’s is doing a thing here in London celebrating craft (http://leviscraftwork.com/). Cheeky - this after closing last US factory in 2003. [ldnhal]
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Went to the Levi’s shop on Regent Street last week. 90 quid non-US jeans. Craftwork displayed were shambles, why not show finished products? [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for April 24th

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Marina and the Diamonds is Lene Lovich and a bit of The Motels ("Danger") for the new generation, just weaker and less wacky. [ldnhal]
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Enough of that, let’s try the Nick Drake covers show aka "Way to Blue". Hopefully better than the wooden Brad Pitt radio doc a few years ago [ldnhal]
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Heavy-metal loving model-astrophysicist wins £1.1m at poker and geeks go into overdrive http://bit.ly/dn5wc8 [ldnhal]
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"I am not a huge fan". Why not say what you mean? "I think it’s shit". [ldnhal]
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RT @TelegraphPics Iceland’s Awesome pics of Eyjafjallajökull volcano under the Northern Lights http://bit.ly/bLZAIu [ldnhal]
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"I hope there’s more to it than meets the eye", British athlete on BBC commenting LaShawn Merrit’s penis-size-enhancing drugs. You sure? [ldnhal]
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Goldsmiths:But Is It Art? E02 Definitely warming to a relaxed Roisin Byrne. Where was armoury man?
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00s1swl [ldnhal]
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The setting sun behind the darkening clouds: Rothko. [ldnhal]
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http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/kent/4366337.stm that mobile phones causing fire in petrol station is a ‘myth’ [ldnhal]
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Either I’ve got a strong sense of déjà vu or twitter is screwed: seems like loads of other people’s old tweets are showing up in my stream. [ldnhal]
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It was déjà vu. Again. [ldnhal]
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Computer games as art? If the creator(s) did not have art in mind when game was created, then the likelihood of it being art is very small [ldnhal]
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http://cather.unl.edu/nf012.html Will S Cather: "fused like this, literalness ceases to be literalness—it is merely part of the experience" [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/track/3VCghK3N68nb2WtF9cjppV Spotify: Steve Hackett – Lost Time In Cordoba … Hackett preempting Durutti Column [ldnhal]
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Got that Steve Hackett piece on one of my old pirate tapes (did home taping kill music?). Playing it on @Spotify 30 years later feels right. [ldnhal]
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Hackett solo works very variable, but guitar mens’ solo albums are mostly rubbish. Carlos Alomar’s one of the worst records I ever heard. [ldnhal]
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We can praise ourselves lucky that Alomar reserved his best works for others (Bowie "Low", "Heroes" ++, Iggy "Lust for Life", "The Idiot") [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/track/75UmLhT77getiYExFCdxKC Spotify: Iggy & The Stooges – Search And Destroy. One week to go and Iggy is here. [ldnhal]
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is wondering whether there are any MiniDisc ONLY record labels. No CD-R, no MP3, no cassette, no wax cylinder, no 8-track. MDs, just MDs. [ldnhal]
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RT @djrange: Got Some Spare CAT5 Lying Around? Why Not Make A Self-Portrait?: http://wp.me/pWvW-3Gf [ldnhal]
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Serpentine is open daily 1000-1800, so not good for visits during working week for working Londoners. Lates in summer would be good. [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/album/2SihZpTM6vaJEpFHzFtPBm Spotify: Iggy & The Stooges – Kill City [ldnhal]

Got Some Spare CAT5 Lying Around? Why Not Make A Self-Portrait? « memoirs on a rainy day

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The Willa Cather Archive

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The Willa Cather Archive

Daily Digest for April 23rd

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St George’s day and not a Morris dancer to see? [ldnhal]
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http://bit.ly/jonidissdylan Ahh - all the more reason to give some love to Joni Mitchell, a good old crack at old Zimmerman the nosewhinger [ldnhal]
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"not authentic at all…a plagiarist his name and voice are fake. Everything about Bob [Dylan] is a deception" http://bit.ly/jonidissdylan [ldnhal]
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Sam Smith’s for lunchtime to "celebrate" St George’s day. Independent English brewery and Yorkshire’s oldest founded in 1758 says Wikipedia. [ldnhal]
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http://twitpic.com/1hqmmd - The Champion and it has #darts [ldnhal]
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How can Joni Mitchell not be a hero? Not only does she call out Bob Zimmerframe Dylan, but also the ridiculous Janis Joplin correctly. Love! [ldnhal]
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New Coke: 25 Years After Marketing Blunder Of The Century - 1010WINS.com  http://shar.es/m7Nku [ldnhal]
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"shortlist.com" competition "i won" - did not match any documents. Has anyone ever won something? Can’t be bothered with them anymore. [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for April 22nd

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http://twitpic.com/1he36g - Efterklang setlist London 21 April 2010 [ldnhal]
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Whoa all pcs at work shutting down due to #mcaffee #virus false positive /via @totalmink Yup, it must be #nickcleggsfault [ldnhal]
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The Really Nasty Party http://bit.ly/98RCFz [ldnhal]
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RT @danhancox: bbc 6music bows out not with a bang, but a wanker http://bit.ly/cC0eHp two of them, in fact [ldnhal]
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RT @guideguardian: v good RT @Busfield Daily Mail headline generator has #NickCleggsFault revamp http://bit.ly/aBVXas (via @suellewellyn … [ldnhal]
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RT @theskink: It was Nick Clegg who wrote the infamous "Hurrah For The Blackshirts" article for the Daily Mail in 1934 #nickcleggsfault [ldnhal]
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#MalcolmMcLaren bOLLoX!!@*&%$£! I missed the Malcolm McLaren "Minute of Mayhem" at 12pm, must be #nickcleggsfault [ldnhal]
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RT @SurplusGamer: Nick Clegg cheated in the last TV debate by unfairly using ‘facts’ and ‘better arguments.’ #nickcleggsfault [ldnhal]
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RT @theknifenews: Tomorrow, In A Year, the Opera comes to London at the end of July. Tickets available here: http://bit.ly/ddxFsG [ldnhal]
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Hirst sketch gets cabbie £12,000 http://bit.ly/9JM49q Inflated shark and all. [ldnhal]
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http://twitpic.com/1himkt - Alice Anderson sculpture. Tiltshiftgen. [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for April 21st

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Busily avoiding chuggers. [ldnhal]
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RT @tmacneil: Hmm, Windows machines are dying across our entire campus due to a McAffee update. Today is going to stink. #mcaffee [ldnhal]
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http://www.atpfestival.com/events/efterklanglondon/news/1004211317.php Efterklang gig stage times. @efterklang on at 21:30ish. Time for beer [ldnhal]
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Shepherd’s Bush for pre-gig pint (Amstel please). @efterklang next. [ldnhal]
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Prince, late Japan, Genesis w Collins, Sweet Billy Pilgrim, brass: sometimes vv 80s. Yup it’s Efterklang and their moustaches. [ldnhal]
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Such a sucker for brass: Southside Johnny, The Saints, Dexy’s, Jaga Jazzist and … Efterklang [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for April 20th

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Hayfever attack on the train. I’ll be the one with runny eyes and nose and the first aid kit (ie Kleenex Balsam). [ldnhal]
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RT @Oil_City: Oil City Confidential on BBC4 9:00pm Fri 23 Apr 1:20am Sat 24 Apr 11:20pm Sun 25 Apr http://bit.ly/9ibqiw [ldnhal]
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http://twitpic.com/1h3m7e - Art today: These and more at Sotheby’s, Hirst at Other Criteria and Lowry at Halcyon [ldnhal]
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"early show tonight in Brighton … we’re on at 21:20" @Efterklang Yup, make sure you are fresh for London tomorrow. Lykke til! [ldnhal]
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http://twitpic.com/1h3vmo - #onabus Top of 38 bus alone, the novelty [ldnhal]
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Who gives a shit if Lady Gaga is smart/dumb? Her music as average as Pete Doherty’s. She is 95% closer to Duran Duran than she is to Bowie. [ldnhal]
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I must have misheard that on BBC News 24, but is The Independent to be given away for free at selected London Tube stations? [ldnhal]
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RT @anjeanettec: Michael Jackson’s Estate has signed deal w/ Cirque du Soleil for a show based on him. A casting call for young, flexibl … [ldnhal]
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Sons of Anarchy, Grandsons of Lethargy … Rubbish - and cannot be compared to The Wire, Dexter or Mad Men. [ldnhal]
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Common sense prevails! UK airspace reopens #ashtag @MayorOfLondon Who gives shit about common sense? This was one for the experts to decide. [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for April 19th

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Is no one creating utility wear for computer workers? ie shirts and sweaters with elbow patches on the right arm, pockets for USB sticks etc [ldnhal]
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http://matthewbcrawford.com/reviews.html "Shop Class as Soulcraft" and piece in The Sunday Times http://bit.ly/phdmechanic Pirsig re-cycled? [ldnhal]
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Paper.li - read a Twitter stream as a daily newspaper http://bit.ly/9bpaRr [ldnhal]
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RT @rhodri: Love this: http://paper.li Creates a daily news-type website based on links posted over the previous 24 hrs by the people yo … [ldnhal]
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Google Hardcopy, a top-class magazine in print from Google.
Google Forever, titanium slates that lasts forever. Neither exists. [ldnhal]
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Tungsten lasts a long time as well. More used in darts than in arts. [ldnhal]
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RT @solobasssteve: that $0.38 from Spotify *seems* to be for 401 plays… Will have to see what that turns into as other months are repo … [ldnhal]
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A well-hung parliament? Is that so bad? [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for April 18th

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Can video/computer games be art? Sure, it CAN and WILL. There is no doubt that creating them is a CRAFT, but mainstream games are not art. [ldnhal]
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This is gaming art http://slamxhype.com/art-design/faile-bast-deluxx-fluxx-arcade-at-lazarides/ Got some pics of my own, might post later. [ldnhal]
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If you needed proof that Superman does not exist, this is it. Surely he would have flown down and used his superhuman breath by now? #ash [ldnhal]
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Mad Men S03E13 in which Don Draper and his selected disciples prepares to be reborn for 70s. Clever way of rebooting series (it needs it) [ldnhal]
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http://twitpic.com/1gf9nf - Croydon sunset without vapour trails. Stitched. [ldnhal]
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Today’s "SCIENCE" FACT: @rushlimbaugh fans are a lot dumber than @ldnhal fans. http://bit.ly/cbF3Xi [ldnhal]
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Today’s "SCIENCE" FACT: @stephenfry fans are dumber than @ldnhal fans. http://bit.ly/cbF3Xi Haha, yeah right … Enough of this. [ldnhal]
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Now that the planes are gone: what does it take to make all cars, vans and motorcycles to halt? Imagine the big-city silence. [ldnhal]
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The Paxman Pacman video game (does not exist): Jeremy (the hero) running around in maze munching Michael Howard, Tony Blair ++ (ghosts). [ldnhal]
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Volcanic Ash Cloud Live Tracking Map #ash http://bit.ly/liveashmap [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for April 17th

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No Contrails: Silent Sky http://bit.ly/8Y2XMx (warrenellis.com) Get your camera out (I will), this might be a once in a lifetime opportunity [ldnhal]
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Gordon Brown Does Hypocrisy http://bit.ly/dsZbH6 Craig Murray: "while they were at it they sacked me&tried to frame me for opposing torture" [ldnhal]
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Video games can never be art: Ebert’s Journal http://shar.es/mvmap @ebertchicago The same debated in 60s (Sontag) on film, question of time? [ldnhal]
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http://twitpic.com/1gcdda - Croydon skyline. No vapour trails (Gatwick is left, Heathrow right). [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/album/5rHl0fZhid0XgWWwS9amnO Spotify: Efterklang–Magic Chairs. Seeing Efterklang next week, so better prepare a bit [ldnhal]
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RT @moolis: heston’s show on the perfect beef chili had an influence on the beef mooli. the use of different chillies is our secret. :) [ldnhal]
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Listening to stuff on ubuweb @ubuweb and thinking of doing a mix again, "It’s so different here vol II"? [ldnhal]
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http://www.halvorsen.org/blogariddims31/ "It’s so different here vol I" if you have nothing to listen to. From Stockhausen to Rachel Sweet + [ldnhal]
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RT @solobasssteve: RT @zachairy: World: If your website still has a "SKIP INTRO" button you’re roughly 2 internets behind the rest of us … [ldnhal]

Porter Classic x FREECOM Leather 250GB Portable Hard Drive– Highsnobiety.com

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FREECOM Leather 250GB Portable Hard Drive– Highsnobiety.com

Daily Digest for April 16th

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http://twitpic.com/1fyjwn - Women looking at Tony Cragg sculpture. [ldnhal]
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Photographers Gallery is the Exclusive Launch Venue for New Polaroid Film: http://bit.ly/cL6MV3 via @addthis Tomorrow Saturday [ldnhal]
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John Cleese’s £3300 cab from Oslo to Bruxelles. Funny. #ashtag
http://www.dagbladet.no/2010/04/16/nyheter/komiker/vulkan/aske/taxi/11309308 [ldnhal]
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Forgot about the Van Gogh and his letters at RA. Queue is too long, so giving it a miss. [ldnhal]
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Watching documentary on Danish Queen. No voiceover, the Queen herself speaks. Like watching Stephen Poliakoff, just better. #nowwatching [ldnhal]
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Her dad-King-of-Denmark was a sailor, heavily tattooed on both arms. Loads of vintage footage. [ldnhal]
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http://bit.ly/bc7hhK Katla, which could cause disruption on a far larger scale [ldnhal]
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THE END IS NIGH. Funnily enough the expression originated just around the corner from work, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_End_Is_Nigh [ldnhal]

Wordle – tlog.halvorsen.org wordle

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Wordle - tlog.halvorsen.org wordle

Fake Modern auction, Fake Mondrian 1 by Michael Craig-Martin

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Fake Modern auction, Fake Mondrian 1 by Michael Craig-Martin

A Panasonic Point-and-Shoot, Leica-fied – Leica v-lux 20 – Gizmodo

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A Panasonic Point-and-Shoot, Leica-fied - Leica v-lux 20 - Gizmodo

Daily Digest for April 15th

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http://twitpic.com/1fmxoe - One light is on. Lomography. [ldnhal]
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Bansky ‘Guard On Duty’ Painting Removed in LA http://bit.ly/cWeSyH
The irony. "Removed" as in piece of wall taken down and rolled away. [ldnhal]
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Conceptual art is a bit like poker. At which level do you play? Is it just a bullshit bluff? [ldnhal]
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Glacier vs Volcano on Iceland is just like King Kong vs Godzilla. [ldnhal]
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http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/asia-pacific/4252692.stm built up so much static electricity in his clothes … sparked a mass evacuation [ldnhal]

YouTube – Three Transitions – Peter Campus

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YouTube - Three Transitions - Peter Campus

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Daily Digest for April 14th

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Dilbert Comic for April 14, 2010 http://bit.ly/cDBCQE Brilliant [ldnhal]
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http://twitpic.com/1fib6f - Scaffolding. Lomography. [ldnhal]
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http://www.nme.com/news/various-artists/50646 http://www.recordstoreday.com/Page/836 Record Store Day links. I’m done with CDs/LPs though. [ldnhal]
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http://twitpic.com/1flofs - Church tower. Lomographic phallic series. [ldnhal]
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http://twitpic.com/1flpnl - Ventilation Tower? Lomographic phallic series. [ldnhal]
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Goldsmiths: But Is It Art? E01. #nowwatching [ldnhal]
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Went to Ted Baker sample sale after work. They have a line called "Endurance"; I didn’t. So left empty-handed after 20 minutes. [ldnhal]
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If you are a conceptual artist and you can’t explain what your concept IS then you have a problem. [ldnhal]

PUMA’s Clever Little Sustainable Shoe Bag Box| Selectism.com

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PUMA’s Clever Little Sustainable Shoe Bag Box | Selectism.com

Daily Digest for April 13th

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Booked ticket for Iain Sinclair talk at Somerset House. Event part of Bill Fontana’s "River Sounding" http://bit.ly/fontana_somersethouse [ldnhal]
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RT @ballardian: Must read! RT @ebertchicago: I wrote a Sex Pistols movie. Met Rotten & Vicious. Russ Meyer feared McLaren’s Bondage Pant … [ldnhal]
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"Did yer ever have the feeling yer being watched?" From @ebertchicago piece. Incredible Strange Films - Sex Pistols Supercollider. [ldnhal]
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RT @moderncomp: A deeper look at how much musicians make online: http://wp.me/pIGw-yJ [ldnhal]
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RT @infobeautiful: "How many Spotify plays to earn minimum wage" image now on Flickr so my site doesn’t die http://bit.ly/aMInYt [ldnhal]
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Seed Cathedral by Heatherwick studio http://bit.ly/bRoc26 [ldnhal]

Georges Vantongerloo – Subterranean airport 1931 (c: Annely Juda/artist)

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Georges Vantongerloo - Subterranean airport 1931 (c: Annely Juda/artist)

Daily Digest for April 12th

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Barcelona FC - member-owned co-op SPONSORING UNICEF on shirts, what’s not to love? Markets&Analysis Evening Standard: http://bit.ly/d1WZyM [ldnhal]
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http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2010/mar/16/john-lewis and then there’s John Lewis, another success with interesting ownership structure [ldnhal]
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http://bit.ly/ayehkc Sweden’s Handelsbanken another company that does things differently (FT) [ldnhal]
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http://bit.ly/hbank_nobudgets Handelsbanken has NO BUDGETS "we do not waste resources on budgeting …" Instead they spend time on customers [ldnhal]
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Shared 2 links.
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Counter-productiveness in action: the number tickets at the Post Office and the opening/closing of cash register’s metal lids in shops. [ldnhal]
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Shared 4 links.
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"It is, was, and always will be the past" Mark Kermode on 3D.
http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2010/apr/11/3d-avatar-hollywood [ldnhal]
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is listening to a good batch of free legal MP3s: Pallers, Tegan&Sara, Psychobuildings, Chairlift, Flying Lotus, Nolay and more. [ldnhal]
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Coca-Cola now owns 58% of not-so-anymore Innocent smoothies.
http://www.treehugger.com/files/2010/04/innocent-drinks-sell-to-coke.php [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for April 11th

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An evening spent in front of what idiots call the idiot-box. [ldnhal]
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MadMen S03E12 (less and less Catch Me If You Can, more and more toy-Bergman), then out-in-London Outnumbered, lastly a bleak Wallander. [ldnhal]
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RT @tweetalondoncab: To book a Licensed London Taxi via twitter, dm your exact pick up/destination along with a mobile contact number. [ldnhal]
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"Even Stockhausen wouldn’t have composed something like that". Wallander on his colleague’s fondness for sound of motorcycles on racetrack. [ldnhal]
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English 301. OTIOSE: serving no useful purpose; having no excuse for being. As used by Craig Murray - http://bit.ly/otiose_murray [ldnhal]
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"Ten Ragas To a Disco Beat" makes the mainstream press: http://www.guardian.co.uk/music/2010/apr/10/charanjit-singh-acid-house [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/track/2ZB2MbSiSGT5uKFvHlf5Sm Spotify:The Psychedelic Furs – President Gas. Furs touring the US in May #nowplaying [ldnhal]
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http://bit.ly/grauniadnonet Newspaper article about giving up the Internet (Guardian, not Murdoch’s Times), with handy "Tweet This" button [ldnhal]
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You really should avoid farmed salmon, Norwegian or not. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eggrGn0V0fg&feature=player_embedded [ldnhal]
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Daily Digest for April 10th

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Digital Futures at V&A merely OK (too cramped, couple of displays not working), digital pioneer prints better. http://twitpic.com/1eewp9 [ldnhal]
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http://twitpic.com/1eez9t - Chelsea pensioner on the tube station. [ldnhal]
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Daily Digest for April 9th

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1969: Unix had multitasking, 1980s: Sinclair QL and the Amiga. And today people are CLAPPING for an ancient feature on the iPhone? [ldnhal]
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http://twitpic.com/1e6i6q - Lomographic phallic series. Old Street. [ldnhal]
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http://crave.cnet.co.uk/gadgets/0,39029552,49305426,00.htm?s_cid=96
How bad #debill really is, it’s not going to work is it? [ldnhal]
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http://bit.ly/boingreadersdafterthantimms
Boingboing readers and now news sites seriously believeTimms does know what an IP-address is … [ldnhal]
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RT @danhancox: Žižek wrote about Avatar without seeing it? Sameway confused uncle music critics write about music they don’t listen to. … [ldnhal]
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http://twitpic.com/1edeiu - Victoria Station 15 minutes ago. Lomography. [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for April 8th

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RT @ArtrockerTV: RT @chloegynne: RE the 10 ‘special’ NME covers- Just buy @artrockertv Magazine and the cover will be someone worthwhile … [ldnhal]
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#debill concerned? Just borrow your neighbour’s wifi. Find someone using WEP and crack it, fake your MAC address. Sounds hard, but is easy. [ldnhal]
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That is all theory anyways. Not that I would do it; done it as part of my daytime profession though. Cracking WEP is TRIVIAL. [ldnhal]
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Anni Albers and Wayne Gonzales, art tick for today. Both worth a visit, especially Wayne’s pulsating abstracts. [ldnhal]
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island dispute between India and Bangladesh settled, global warming and rising sea-levels buried the island http://bit.ly/buriedisland [ldnhal]
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http://bit.ly/nicethat3 Picked up issues 2 and 3 of "It’s nice that" magazine. No adverts, nice mag. Save postage and pop down to Holborn. [ldnhal]
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http://twitpic.com/1e23i8 - It’s Nice That at Princes House, 39 Kingsway [ldnhal]
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Shared 4 links.
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http://wifi-box.com/how_it_works.php Router that does all that wifi-cracking for you (or "security analysis" of neighbour’s wifi). #debill [ldnhal]
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Poker at The International. Starting T7000, down to T6700 at first break. Variable play, need more concentration. [ldnhal]
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T4400. Average 18K. Double-up or die. [ldnhal]
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Out in three way pot. AJ vs AQd vs A7. Flopped J, but diamond flush wins on the river. 20th or so. [ldnhal]
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RT @MurdocGorillaz: Malcolm McLaren. From The New York Dolls, The Pistols fall out, Duck Rock, Madame Butterfly n’ more…Tricky but never … [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for April 7th

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RT @streamdin: Google Maps Mania: A Twitter Client With a Google Map Attached: http://bit.ly/bbSb0S [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for April 6th

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Just watched the weather, clear and 15-17C until the weekend in London. Lovely. [ldnhal]
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just one website to go and I’m done with my webworks for today/tonight. [ldnhal]
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"….hmmmm, looks like good weather for take-away lunch in soho square" @moolis look up for the CCTV with microphones … (3 dots pls) [ldnhal]
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Nice weather, so trying walkit.com generated circular walk for lunchtime
- http://walkit.com/circular-walk/ [ldnhal]
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http://twitpic.com/1dmp1k - Helicopter heading for the sun. Lomography [ldnhal]
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"In my head I’m still living and working as if there is no Telefax, and treat it as a nuisance". Jack White, Telex salesman in the NME [ldnhal]
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"In my head I’m still living and working as if there are no cars, and treat it as a nuisance". Jack White, horse trader in the NME [ldnhal]
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"In my head I’m still living and working as if there are no aeroplanes, and treat it as a nuisance". Jack White, steamship agent in NME. [ldnhal]
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"In my head I’m still living and working as if there are no automobiles, and treat it as a nuisance". Jack White, horse trader in the NME [ldnhal]
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http://twitpic.com/1doesp - Geese St James’s park today. Untreated. [ldnhal]
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Britannia at Bay, Andrew Marr’s The Making of Modern Britain 6/6. #nowwatching [ldnhal]
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http://twitpic.com/1doy80 - Pigeons taking off towards the London Eye. Lomography. [ldnhal]
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RT @atownag "Russian Physicists Synthesize New Superheavy Element 117" http://bit.ly/b4tEN2 slips … between elements 116 and 118 [ldnhal]
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That makes seven (?) new elements in periodic table since 1975 - http://bit.ly/9Nm1bj [ldnhal]
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Element 118 (an advert in there?) - "UNUNOCTIUM atom is very unstable … only three atoms … have been detected" http://bit.ly/wkpdunun [ldnhal]
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Listening to free legal MP3s from around the web. 25 songs: one three-star song, 24 one-star (so not worth disk space). Bad batch that one. [ldnhal]
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Digg.com headline: "Howard Stern Teams Up With Movie Nudity Expert Mr. Skin". So that is the digg visit done for this quarter. Rubbish. [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for April 5th

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Mad Men S03E10 & S03E11. Nostalgic psychological ex-lover and current-lover mesh. The sheen of advertising peeling. Liked Season One better. [ldnhal]
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RT @Simon_Perry: Bollocks, just spilt my beer. This reminds me of the collective violence suffered by the Jews http://bit.ly/9hDpeX [ldnhal]
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You twitter is going mainstream when the "Most Dangerous Man in Pop" is trending. Chris Annoying Moyles, the man who likes Peter Andre. [ldnhal]
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On here I am good listener ( 2-1 ratio following-followers). In real life I do the talking. [ldnhal]
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Seems like just one in then people living within the Vatican are female. [ldnhal]
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Seems like just one in then people living within the Vatican are female. You call that a state? [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/album/2u8KYQrC9WKMT0HdvRqraP Spotify: Various Artists – Dutch Nu Jazz Movement. You call that "NU"? Starting v trad [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/track/58eOkGonoAMQbZRO7ovmau Spotify: Diskjokke – Folk I Farta. Sorry Holland, but your nu-jazz is old-hi-hat. [ldnhal]
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iPad stuff filling up my RSS-feeds -> iPuke [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/track/1YCaazqlosidPlVJtzRJt8 Spotify: Kim Hiorthøy – Alt Går Så Langsomt #nowplaying [ldnhal]
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The Vatican does need to read up on Godwin’s law -
"a memetic tool to reduce the incidence of inappropriate hyperbolic comparisons" [ldnhal]
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Envy? Nathalie Massenet nets massive £50 million. Some of the best work I ever did was for Net-a-porter in 2001. http://twitpic.com/1cs407 [ldnhal]
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9jHqndf9Kx4 Michael O’Brien’s intense and brave speech about Catholic church’s abuse of children (Irish TV) [ldnhal]
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"They brought a man over from Rome, ninety odd years of age, to tell me I was telling lies." [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/track/0WZhZUsct3ovavxS0A87CM Spotify: The Savage Rose – Kom og varm dig ved min side #nowplaying, proper hippie [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/track/5kmpxFaAMAnfwg4iWVLDRC Spotify: Rosie Vela – Magic Smile. "Zazu" not on Spotify, just this one tune. [ldnhal]
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RT @mikkohypponen How to open a zipped and locked suitcase without leaving traces: http://bit.ly/9VyIy1 /via @japi999. So simple. [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/track/4nuQXyi9gsNyC1UHgMThKl Spotify: Biosphere – Spindrift #nowplaying. Nothing like ambient when reading/working [ldnhal]
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Twitter=Toilet.

turd shape @JANUSZCZAK
dog turd @rhodri
old shit @hack_daniels
non-shit @bengoldacre
shitting easter eggs @SGainsbourg [ldnhal]

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http://film.guardian.co.uk/gall/0,8544,1226197,00.html "Andrei Tarkovsky always carried a Polaroid camera with him". Half-a-dozen snaps. [ldnhal]
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"Collapse is simply the last remaining method of simplification" via @doctorow’s BoingBoing piece linking to http://bit.ly/cmplxcollaps [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/track/64O74NcCUUafwf3wmoVisX Spotify: Biosphere – Iberia Eterea. Eno’s godson, Geir Jenssen [ldnhal]
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is calling his sister back in the old country [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/track/79gXdMFvcGA6k415JpMs8A Spotify: Biosphere – Forum #nowplaying (but on pause) [ldnhal]
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"no great genius without a tincture of madness" http://bit.ly/nsmadgen (newscientist),longer @BryanAppleyard http://bit.ly/appleyardmadgen [ldnhal]
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RT @mikkohypponen: Under FBI investigation: Howard ‘Professor’ Lederer (@howardhlederer) and Chris ‘Jesus’ Ferguson http://bit.ly/dzfon … [ldnhal]
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http://bit.ly/cPux1q Full - eh FullTilt article in FT (that’s Financial Times, not Full Tilt) [ldnhal]
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"You may share using our article tools" That’s the FT’s tweet++ policy - excellent; although could do with shorter URLs please. [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for April 2nd

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RT @sonicwire: Sonic Wire Sculptor was just approved! It might not show on your phone search just yet. Here’s the direct link http://bit … [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/track/46ecYmOMxbCdK7OKZX1Ky5 Spotify: Neu! – Spitzenqualität. Regret: I sold my vinyl copy of "Neu! 2" in 1980 or so [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/track/7k1mIVlx9W5E7LVBAEeXH9 Spotify: Neu! – Lila Engel
Shoegaze template? #nowplaying [ldnhal]
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Shared Mag+ Live.
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Mad Men S03E09. [ldnhal]
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Children? Have you been good? ‘Cause they’ve rolled out Father Christmas deep down in Italy. [ldnhal]
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RT @saraschaefer1: I don’t get why guys want virgins. "Because they’re NEW!" But it’s like the iPad. Just wait til it’s cheaper and know … [ldnhal]

Sonic Wire Sculptor 2010

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Sonic Wire Sculptor 2010