Daily Digest for November 30th

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As a kid back home in Norway I was groomed - for snowy conditions. Bring it on Mr Weatherman! [ldnhal]
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RT @Adventurebaby: @LDN Here we go the new official Twitter #uksnow map, crowd-sourcing at it’s best http://twitpic.com/3bjthw [ldnhal]
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Students charging through Oxford Street, police running on the pavements, chopper hovering over. http://twitpic.com/3bm27s [ldnhal]
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SNOWMAN at East Croydon station platform 6. Weather much worse here than in London. Pleased I made it. http://twitpic.com/3bpd9o [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for November 29th

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"Artistiya (Sabo edit)" - Amadou & Mariam #nowplaying Lovely. [ldnhal]
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Love the way The Times and The Guardian takes pops at each other’s screen reading policies. I can link to http://t.co/ab5AoPt,but not Rupert [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/user/acecast/playlist/0xWTojc0l2fp9lqe4YcSNd Harold Budd Spotibot-generated playlist . Nice way of getting ambience [ldnhal]
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http://spotibot.com/ if you haven’t tried it and then just drag&drop the playlist down the bottom left in Spotify over "+ New playlist" [ldnhal]
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Logorrhoea_(linguistics) - also known as verbal diarrhea and the utterer is colloquially called a motor mouth [ldnhal]
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One of the apparent ‘leaks’ is that Silvio Berlusconi had ‘wild parties’? We kind of figured that one out already thank you very much. [ldnhal]
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Angela Merkel "avoids risk"? Good for Germany. The UK, the US and Ireland were risk takers (PaddyPower now larger than Bank of Ireland). [ldnhal]
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Charles LeDray at the Whitney Museum of American Art | Curatedmag.com

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Charles LeDray at the Whitney Museum of American Art | Curatedmag.com

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Daily Digest for November 28th

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Fast Fwd to 2:35 to see Mamie Van Doren in "Untamed Youth" 1957. One of first female rock performers http://t.co/xHSbo49 @youtube [ldnhal]
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One thing iTunes has got exactly right is the smart playlists. Superb for songs in "download" and rated 3+ and played less than five times. [ldnhal]
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I KNEW tobacco was evil! "He groomed girls as young as five years old by offering them CIGARETTES" Guardian on pedo John Barrett [ldnhal]
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http://gu.com/p/2ydan/tw Link to the online version of the Guardian story. The picture of Barrett is a dream come true for phrenologists. [ldnhal]
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Ashamed of myself.
I had to look up phrenology. [ldnhal]
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"On Monday, October 1, 2007 the State of Michigan began to impose a tax on phrenology services" http://goo.gl/KdJXF All things help I guess [ldnhal]
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IKEA paid just 13.1% tax last year. Just like the saints in U2 and Google they are "tax-based" in the Netherlands. [ldnhal]
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Bono ‘hurt’ by criticism of U2 move to Netherlands to cut tax: http://bit.ly/evWhY3 from @the_irish_times [ldnhal]
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"Google Netherlands Holdings, is just a shell (it has no employees) and passes on about 99.8 percent of what it collects to Bermuda." [ldnhal]
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Google is of course not evil. How can Dog be evil> [ldnhal]
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Google 2.4% Rate Shows How $60 Billion Lost to Tax Loopholes - Bloomberg http://t.co/ZdsDIJZ via @BloombergNow [ldnhal]
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Google Double Dutch | The Economic Populist - http://goo.gl/7Vqtk [ldnhal]
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Switzerland Votes on Nationwide Minimum Tax for Top Earners - BusinessWeek - http://goo.gl/lV7LO Another "exodus" tipped. [ldnhal]
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Imagine Britain’s counties competing to have lowest personal tax rates? Would there be an exodus from Cambs to Kent, from Ayr to Fife? [ldnhal]
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In my youth I killed more halibut than Sarah Palin will ever kill.
I worked in a fish factory. [What a load of pollacks. Ed] [ldnhal]
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So this Wagner thing is an anti-Cowell thing? Just as stupid as last year’s Rage Against the Machine one, only winner is Cowell’s coffers [ldnhal]
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The more you watch, the more you "protest" the richer Cowell gets. Well done. [ldnhal]
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RT @thelittleidiot: brain donor republican claims pilgrims were fleeing socialism…http://thinkprogress.org/2010/11/25/todd-akin-pilgri … [ldnhal]
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One thing we Scandinavians can be proud of: all three countries in the top five of the world’s most atheist countries http://goo.gl/6Tmv [ldnhal]
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Norway’s atheism a shock to many Norwegian-Americans (but maybe not Peggy Olson). Almost as many Norwegian-Americans as Norwegians. [ldnhal]
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http://goo.gl/5uRK2 4.6 million Norwegian-Americans, Norwegians soon 5 million (11% immigrants, many religious: Poles, Pakistani, Iraqi). [ldnhal]
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We told our daughter from early on that there was no god and no father christmas. I have seen no evidence of either since. [ldnhal]
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RT @sam749: i just got robbed and socked in the jaw on bermondsey street. 3 guys with hoodies. thankfully they only got my old iphone. [ldnhal]
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RT @carrozo: Richard Dawkins reads out his own hate emails in front of a fire. It’s special. http://bit.ly/dAMJ1K [ldnhal]
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-1°C [ldnhal]
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80 Blocks From Tiffany’s - 1979 - http://goo.gl/8bSXW Google Video. #watchlater [ldnhal]
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80 Blocks From Tiffany’s is a million miles from today’s gang life http://t.co/x5YcC0O via @guardian [ldnhal]
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RT @CNNInternatDesk: Report: North Korea has deployed SA-2 surface-to-air missiles to its west coast near the Yellow Sea border with Sou … [ldnhal]
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RT @YonhapNews: (URGENT) S. Korea’s military spots signs of N. Korean artillery firing: official [ldnhal]
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Numbers. Cancun: 10000 climate delegates=zero chance of meaningful deal. RAF fighter jets 120 < Swedish fighter jets 121 (Sweden needs ‘em) [ldnhal]
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Going out for a nice chilly bike ride. [ldnhal]
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Mad Men Season 5 will be on Sky. Do I pay for a Sky subscription (hello Rupert) or download using Bittorrent? #middleclassdilemmas [ldnhal]
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RT @DavidWaldock: Dear government: as you keep telling us, if you’ve done nothing wrong, you’ve got nothing to fear #wikileaks [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for November 27th

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It can’t be long before we see newsreaders with iPads instead of PCs. [ldnhal]
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Mad Men S04E12. [ldnhal]
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BBC Two 20101123. The American Dream 1/3: Plenty and Paranoia. #nowwatching [ldnhal]
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I still haven’t watched a single episode of X-Factor or Big Brother and never will. Halfway to my grave and life is too short. [ldnhal]
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RT @thegoddelusion: "One of the great tragedies of mankind is that morality has been hijacked by religion." ~ Arthur C. Clarke #atheist … [ldnhal]
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Child-molesters of the Catholic church and praying leaders of England and the US going to war on a pack of lies lost the morality argument. [ldnhal]
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Listening to "new music". Casiokids sounds like Talking Heads vs Haircut 100, MGMT track like Suicide vs Kraftwerk. Nothing is new pussycat [ldnhal]
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BBC - American Dream, Plenty and Paranoia - http://goo.gl/edyIB Good, not excellent. Bunch of mini portraits, held together with commentary [ldnhal]
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… but I do LIKE those Casiokids and MGMT tracks. And would you believe it, here is Twin Shadow ("I Can’t Wait") sounding like Fashiøn-lite [ldnhal]
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You can tell the kids are pillaging their parents’ record collections. Fair game. [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for November 26th

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http://open.spotify.com/album/1VutcwLo87Pgz6V3osrhBO Radka Toneff/Steve Dobrogosz – Fairytales [ldnhal]
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Watched HIGNFY and Never Mind the Buzzcocks. A moody Grayson Perry outclassed (HIGNFY) by a sweet and funny Paloma Faith (NMTB) [ldnhal]
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Goodbye sunshine, at least for now http://t.co/a7KLlLm via @AddThis Close to two months, no sunshine now in Northern Norway. [ldnhal]
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Train companies! Make sure no passengers fall asleep by installing extremely squeaky folding tables /cc @VizTopTips [ldnhal]
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At the V&A Friday Late Giveaway in one of the caffs. A cafè I didn’t even knew existed before tonight. The V&A is huge. [ldnhal]
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RT @johnmaeda: Your "best practice" may be your worst. RT @nandapellegrini @frogdesign: Successful innovators fail. http://bit.ly/eOHkfk [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for November 25th

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Worst feeling in the world, going home after bubbling in 6th. A deal for 5th was struck as soon as I stood up. [pokerhal]
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Involved in too many raised PLO pots with hands like KKQJ preflop. Flops kept coming low with wrong suits, so I had to give them up. [pokerhal]
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Played better though, so there’s some improvements. Exit hand KcJ94c. Had to call all-in bet pre with blinds at 1500-3000. 3000 already in. [pokerhal]
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so totally in for 11K in exit hand. Up vs AAxx, flop a promising QTx. 4x 8, 3x 9, 3x J, 3x K, 2x A=15 outs twice, but turn Q and river blank [pokerhal]
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Need to work on my game. No point in calling for quarter of my stack vs players I know will raise any flop in PLO just to fold when missing [pokerhal]
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So pissed off, I could see that top three place with 8 players left. With a fifth of the chips I should have done better. [pokerhal]
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The Luminaire To Close | Londonist http://t.co/lCb1A2b via @londonist Shame, one of my favourite venues. [ldnhal]
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More writings on the wall today. Aptly named Fiona Banner’s airplane metal bell and concrete prose on the walls of Frith Street Gallery #art [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for November 24th

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Think writers have very little to fear from e-readers. [ldnhal]
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Al Alvarez’s "The Biggest Game in Town" is £6.99 paperback, £6.26 for Kindle edition from Amazon. Other Amazon sellers: new paperback £1.52 [ldnhal]
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Angela Bulloch’s lo-res pixelboxes at Simon Lee at lunch. Liked the boxes, not sure about the writing on the wall http://twitpic.com/39rbih [ldnhal]
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Off to @foxpokerclub for RoE. Missing first Hold’Em level on purpose. Tonight is all about quality hands after poor selections previously [pokerhal]
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Note to self: arrive 10 minutes earlier. Missed half a round of PLO and we are already on level 3 T100-T200 and Holdem again. [pokerhal]
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T7400 at break. No real hands apart from AA69 no-suits on the very last hand before break. Dealer exposed A before cards were out though. [pokerhal]
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Up to 9000 and now down to 6800. [pokerhal]
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T9900, Avg 13800. 11 left, 19 runners, 4 paid. [pokerhal]
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Final table, which basically means we have lost half the field. Seat 9 with T11200, avg 13800. [pokerhal]
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33200 so up there after some excellent PLO. [pokerhal]

Daily Digest for November 23rd

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RT @slamxhype Tracey Emin & Jasper Johns Beach Towels http://bit.ly/aTE0hP $99 (£62) + shipping. [ldnhal]
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RT @ianvisits: RT @skyscrapernews Today the Shard passed the height record of One Canada Square in London… London has a new tallest bu … [ldnhal]
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RT @BBCBreaking: Two Koreas trade artillery fire [ldnhal]
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RT @BluffEurope: Congratulations to Bluff Europe favourite Nik Persaud (praying we spelled it right) on taking down the £2200 World Head … [pokerhal]
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Shared 2 links.
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RT @Futsaeter Europe Internet Usage Stats and Population Statistics: http://bit.ly/9cZnm4 Vatican lowest percentage penetration, Iceland top [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for November 22nd

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http://open.spotify.com/user/acecast/playlist/6WI1NPTmLpip4QwPYlEnuw Alice Cooper’s Desert Island discs,missing King Crimson&Bob Dylan tunes [ldnhal]
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King Crimson tune missing is 21st Century Schizoid Man, Zimmerframe tune missing is "Ballad of a thin man". [ldnhal]
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Haven’t heard Laura Nyro played for a decade (?) Nice of Alice to send us a reminder. They all owe her: from Rickie Lee Jones to Tori Amos [ldnhal]
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Why don’t they just fly in U2 from their Dutch tax haven to bail out Ireland? [ldnhal]
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Appleyard has a piece on Marclay’s "The Clock". I went twice, must have been at the right times since "large numbers … queuing patiently". [ldnhal]
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Picardy Melton Coat by TOAST - http://goo.gl/YVHQq Great coat, but sold out. No wonder,featured in Guardian yesterday and Sunday Times today [ldnhal]
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M&S Pantheon for lunch on a Monday. Always packed, never a good idea - but it has to be done. [ldnhal]
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@BHAnews: Panorama’s expose of ‘faith’ schools tonight http://wapo.st/aC7DaS” Thanks Tony Blair (any faith > no faith). [ldnhal]
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Daily Digest for November 21st

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http://open.spotify.com/album/5AWzBgGr1mr2sq4rm5zQRe Solveig Slettahjell – Silver #nowplaying Jazz proper, port, the Grauniad. Middleclassy. [ldnhal]
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My daughter just inherited my Rollei 35SE. Brilliant camera, but not used since we moved to the UK, so away it goes. [ldnhal]
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Port is running short. Soon x-mas, the perfect x-use for a refill. [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/album/7KXAD2QplzLEKbKvfMxBKO The Lurkers – God’s Lonely Men 1979, but good (unlike sad Sid) #nowplaying [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/album/38yUyIRCcVqM11erOR2NBx Holger Hiller–Oben Im Eck #nowplaying only Hiller LP I got [ldnhal]
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Woebot recently published a piece on Holger Hiller http://cybore.me/?p=2324 Think Holger Czukay on 45 RPM. [ldnhal]
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I beat Woebot to Hiller though (by many years by the look of it), got "Oben Im Eck" when it came out (Billy Mackenzie singing on it) [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/album/1kxArdHwv0FZwYGsVfKj9h Monica Zetterlund–Swedish Sensation Complete Columbia Recordings 1958-1960 #nowplaying [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/album/3A7bWUcS2W9OHCMKx7q6Gk Bo Kaspers Orkester – På Hotell #nowplaying Big in Scandinavia [ldnhal]
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BBC Two- JFK: The Making of Modern Politics - http://goo.gl/X8TUu Well-groomed Andrew Marr’s critical look at style politics #nowwatching [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for November 20th

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http://open.spotify.com/album/3Kt9Mppugp2gZfPxkYcbXm Various Artists – Crepuscule Compilation Tracks (Vol 1) #nowplaying [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/album/7mKHPrZpy3HpjjUFUEUSxA Solveig Slettahjell – Slow Motion Orchestra #nowplaying Eat this slo-mo Lemmy! [ldnhal]
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Dropped RCA Secret this year. Did all prep work (at least I got Emin and Perry right), but in the end I could not be arsed to get up at 4AM. [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for November 19th

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Victoria line is screwed again #ldntravel [ldnhal]
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Daily Digest for November 18th

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Subway on Maddox street: you need to move your slow staff to the cash register (and at start) or do staff training outside busy lunch hours [ldnhal]
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Was going to the lates at RCA, now going home to screen browsing the cards instead. Not the same, but will have to do. [ldnhal]
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Will also check the names vs the 60-70 exhibitions visited over the last year. If the weather is bad I’m not going early to RCA Secret. [ldnhal]
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No wonder I had travel problems yesterday; three suicides on one day is rare. Pity the poor train/tubedrivers. http://twitpic.com/37z1gc [ldnhal]
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"Somedays I could murder my boss" just spoken in advert for 118 500.
A figure of speak?
Post that on Twitter and you might get prosecuted. [ldnhal]
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"How did the funeral go?"
"We’ll see"
Mad Men S04E11.

Then Big Bang Theory (I’m not a regular). Might have changed my mind on getting cats [ldnhal]

The Courier’s Handbook, Page 13 | BitterWallet

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Daily Digest for November 17th

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On my way home from Mathew Gibson’s private view at England & Co (surprisingly small paintings, egg tempera) http://www .englandgallery.com [ldnhal]
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Third night in a row with serious disruptions on Victoria train station. Tube also screwed. How is London going to cope with the Olympics? [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for November 16th

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"Chris: I fucking hate Elvis! Alice Cooper is cool." Yup (but I like Elvis)
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Flipside Interviews Nirvana 1989 [ldnhal]
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label:hyperdub now returns 277 tracks in Spotify. Nice update. [ldnhal]
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The people turns it up to 11. The first 11 "most watched/listened" items on the BBC News site is on a wedding. I am not amused. [ldnhal]
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#ballardianlolcats Cocaine Mice [ldnhal]
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RT @artsafarist: At Adam Fuss at Timothy Taylor. The gallery guide: ‘Fuss does not see the vagina as a sexual organ, but rather as "arch … [ldnhal]
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RT @hack_daniels: Been ages since @guidofawkes blogged on the low-tax Celtic Tiger miracle. Has he gone Galt? [ldnhal]
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"You might have all the watches, but we have all the time".
Local Afghan quote as just used by BBC News reporter tonight. [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for November 15th

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Magazine specialist RD Franks seems to have given up ("closed until further notice"). http://twitpic.com/373gyk [ldnhal]
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Alice Anderson on art/design program Nationalgalleriet (Norwegian TV). Working on red hair installation Crossing http://twitpic.com/376v5w [ldnhal]
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Daily Digest for November 14th

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RT @VizTopTips: MISSED your boxing fix tonight? No problem. Just punch Rupert Murdoch until he gives you your £14.95 back. /via @itsmarc … [ldnhal]
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Burroughs, Ginsberg, Patti Smith, Steve Buscemi in Lawrence home movies, part 1 http://t.co/tKIkMJx via @youtube and @burroughsbot [ldnhal]
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http://goo.gl/LA60S "A three-rotor ENIGMA, German electronic ciphering machine used in World War II" Christie’s not only auctioning Apple-1 [ldnhal]
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#nowplaying on vinyl "Under the influence", the second Mary Coughlan album (and Mary’s on here: @coughlanmary). Album not on Spotify [ldnhal]
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Not playing the PLO next week at the Vic, got some babysitting to do. Might be a totally poker free week, will probably do me good. [pokerhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/album/3t4KeO2reHRZIaj010wOre Stina Nordenstam – The World Is Saved #nowplaying Finally a Nordenstam album @spotify [ldnhal]
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People are tweeting about Neil Diamond? Even his Rick Rubin produced album I couldn’t give a toss about. Diamond Dogs instead of Neil for me [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/track/4iagPrRlHfbZws8g4RR8ER Stina Nordenstam – Parliament Square The thinking man’s siren /cc @stinanordenstam [ldnhal]
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Drinking port on my own, reading, listening to chanteuses like Stina Nordenstam and Mary Coughlan is my idea of a good time;not the only one [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/track/6eI8SbjVl4qnKDYh0R8tpR Nina Ramsby – Rosenblad,Rosenblad #nowplaying Another Swedish singer ("fuck the stars") [ldnhal]
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http://open.spotify.com/track/1d9PNJSdemmWVL2gPv1gH5 Nina Ramsby – Samarkand #nowplaying Right out of the Rob da Bank school of chill [ldnhal]
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Watching the Norwegian cup final. Satellite dish holding up well in the grey London drizzle. [ldnhal]
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BBC - Singer James Blunt ‘stopped World War 3’ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-11753050 "refused an order to attack Russian troops" [ldnhal]
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I will never like Blunt’s music, but that is one hell of a story: "was ordered to seize an airfield - but the Russians had got there first" [ldnhal]
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"We are unable to find iTunes on your computer". Really? How come I just managed to tweet from Ping then Apple? [ldnhal]
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"Ping is not the thing" as they would probably have said in PhoneShop. [ldnhal]
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likes A Day At the Carnival by Dam-Funk on Ping http://t.co/LgJGryx #iTunes [ldnhal]
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RT @FTFirehose: Pay boost for Google executives http://bit.ly/btqDM6 [ldnhal]
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Samething Cashcow (aka Simon Cowell). The second most dangerous in pop music. [ldnhal]
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Rules are rules, so @pokerhal has to do as @ldnhal. Anyone mentioning takethatxfactor are unfollowed. [pokerhal]

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“Klhip” nail clippers: Redesigning the mundane - Core77

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Daily Digest for November 13th

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Mad Men S04E09 and S04E10. Mad Men used to burn slow, but in a nice way. Now it’s crisis after crisis, soap for the middle classes. But nice [ldnhal]
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Ping in iTunes still dud. Tunes not in Apple’s library can’t be pinged (since no sale opportunity?) and no tweet’s without a public profile [ldnhal]
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Bruce Springsteen Unveils 1978 'Because the Night' Performance — Exclusive Video http://aol.it/d8Arj0 via @AOL [ldnhal]
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Crap TV-night, so it’s Ocean’s Thirteen taped on the pvr. [ldnhal]
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Hans-Peter Lindstrøm aka Lindstrom on Norwegian news. He’s getting export funds to the tune of £90000. http://twitpic.com/36kzc8 [ldnhal]
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The last of the Walkmen: Sony Walkman WM-EX194 in its box. Purchased today for £15.99 (Argos). Will be kept boxed http://twitpic.com/36l1k1 [ldnhal]
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Lost bib. Lomography. http://twitpic.com/36l49o [ldnhal]
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#nowplaying vinyl: "The Beach" from Mary Coughlan’s debut "Tired & Emotional". Superbly produced by Eric Visser http://twitpic.com/36l87g [ldnhal]
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cat twitter | egrep -v "x-factor|takethat" [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for November 12th

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RT @compactrobot: Free advice: Your ambient album doesn’t need to be 79 goddamn minutes long. [ldnhal]
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Way home from Newspeak 2.1 at Saatchi. Times+ arrangement. Smaller crowd than last time. Crowd hotter than the art? For once 2.0 > 2.1. [ldnhal]
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Liked Anne Hardy’s sci-fi "Drift", Toby Ziegler’s architectural "Designated for Leisure" and heck even Halusi’s op-art/cherry blossoms #art [ldnhal]

Blu in Rennes blue-rennes-03-curatedmag – Curatedmag.com

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Blu in Rennes blue-rennes-03-curatedmag – Curatedmag.com

28 years later, World’s First Laptop still looks freaking cool; Bill Moggridge’s machine is the Blade Runner of the computer world – Core77

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28 years later, World’s First Laptop still looks freaking cool; Bill Moggridge’s machine is the Blade Runner of the computer world - Core77

Daily Digest for November 11th

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Not found any genericPLO/satellites for the tournaments at The Vic next week. Shame, I would have liked to play the £500+50 Pot-Limit Omaha [pokerhal]
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Not even finishing a round of Hold’em on level one is v bad. Not the dealers’ fault; players taking too long to PRETEND they have a decision [pokerhal]
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Students having a party like it’s Paris. Watching BBC News 24’ newspaper review. [ldnhal]
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Maybe I should start wearing ties again. The useless pieces of silk to place around the neck are just hanging around, waiting for pick-up. [ldnhal]
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Mood better after a cuppa. But just to make sure I’m topping up with a glass of port before bedtime. [ldnhal]
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Sale:2355 Post-War and Contemporary Evening Sale at Christie’s - http://goo.gl/whyo8 Quite a few of these pieces were on show in London [ldnhal]
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Teenbeat Records sue Peter Saville over Joy Division box set http://t.co/SCQyqTw . Looking at pictures I don’t think the case has merit. [ldnhal]
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Google must be really scared of losing more people to F*c*book judging by that 10% pay increase for all employees. [ldnhal]
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Bad: 1000+ items in Google reader. Good: only 8 items in Gmail inbox (almost there with "Inbox Zero"). [ldnhal]
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Googlers Get Raise, Except for Fired Memo Leaker | Wired Epicenter | http://t.co/zbnW5Xc http://t.co/VJaEgie Did he use Gmail to send leak? [ldnhal]
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Google’s fight to keep its top minds http://t.co/5HCPTfB " Google notified its staff that it had terminated the leaker" TERMINATED? [ldnhal]
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Nice to see you Mr Autumn. [ldnhal]
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RT @digiphile: Sign of the, er, times. Ebook sales up 190% since 2009. RT @NYTimes Will Rank E-Book Best Sellers http://nyti.ms/bpM7ca [ldnhal]
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RT @djrange: Wish GReader would display exact count instead of 1K+ [ldnhal]
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There should be a Guiness record for the world’s longest running golf sale. [ldnhal]
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Enjoyed Marina Abramovic at Lisson. Back on the #art trail. [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for November 10th

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RT @hack_daniels: 20,000 students in London to snap Facebook photos of each other protesting. #politics2.0 [ldnhal]
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Good swim today. Good rhythm, managed to use nose-clip all through the session; but still find myself short of breath sometimes using clip. [ldnhal]
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Round of Each tonight @foxpokerclub, hoping for a second cash. Feel fresh after good lunchtime swim. [pokerhal]
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22 runners so far. Disappointing? No PlLO hands and we are on the 2nd level already @foxpokerclub [pokerhal]
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Playing very badly against bad players. Down to 1100. [pokerhal]
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Break. What gets me to call for most of my stack with 88QK on a turn board of A28-5. Gent to my left tables 3477. Bad bad play. Down to 4BB, [pokerhal]
twitter (feed #8)
Chip leader on table called an all-in of around 8K with QQKK on a flop of 347. Bettor had flopped straight, turn Q, river 4. Not my night [pokerhal]
twitter (feed #8)
Last hand of the night. Luckbox KKQQ player calls UTG in Holdem with 45h. I go all-in with 99, bb calls with T4c. Flop is A4x,turn x,river 5 [pokerhal]
twitter (feed #8)
That was not even fun, one of my worst night’s at a card table. Both playing badly and getting unlucky. [pokerhal]
twitter (feed #7)
Feeling down and out - @pokerhal played like a bad apprentice player tonight. No enjoyment whatsoever. Two week break will do him good. [ldnhal]
twitter (feed #8)
2010: Prices: £1765 Entries -£1500 Tips: -£55 Tournament Balance: +£210 Online: -£75 Tournament %-swaps: +£239 Balance: +£374 [pokerhal]
twitter (feed #8)
So still a neat little profit, but target of £our figures look hard. Just a hobby, but still want to do well. Next to time: time to NIT UP. [pokerhal]
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Arts ahead: Lisson tomorrow for Marina Abramovic, Saatchi Friday, Mathew Gibson private view next Wed and then RCA postcards towards end [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for November 9th

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A concept album about the Wild West based on the poetry of Jack Spice done by the Frenchmen in Kat Onoma? Should not work, but it does. [ldnhal]
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Causas Perdidas: Kat Onoma - Far From The Pictures (1995) - http://goo.gl/xDdE1 (The Kat Onoma story) [ldnhal]
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Bleak news about torture on the news just now. Yup - overcrowding on commuter trains are going to get WORSE. [ldnhal]
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@artsafarist: Over $63m for a Warhol in NYC last night? Did I get it wrong?” Rich getting even richer, trophy art just like trophy property [ldnhal]
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@mikkohypponen: What service are YOU using to convert Youtube talks to MP3s to take with you?” none, I use MXtube (jailbroken iPhone) [ldnhal]
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@FTFirehose: BP cleared of cutting corners http://bit.ly/dlNvcD” Never mind cutting corners, what about pipe cutting? [ldnhal]
googlereader (feed #6)
Shared 9 links.
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Tube screwed due to "traffic regulation", trains screwed due to signalling failure. The UK and London infrastructure creaking. [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for November 8th

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Oil billionaire undermines Obama - http://goo.gl/qUKFn Tea Party’s tragedy … has been colonised by the very elite virus it rails against. [ldnhal]
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Took a photo on iPhone connected to laptop -> a running Windows 7 backup crashed. Backup will have to wait. [ldnhal]
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@RasLePole: @ldnhal they STALKED Norwegians?” Well, and Swedes in Sweden. Smiley’s back with digital camera. Search for SDU on Google news [ldnhal]
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Already slow running train now doing the "I’ll think about it" before running into Victoria. [ldnhal]
googlereader (feed #6)
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@snipelondon: Fewer than 30,000 people are making a living from music. that’s worldwide. http://snipe.at/1563 #fb” Can’t be true? [ldnhal]
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@Riflemaker_Soho: 8 days until @JohnMaeda arrives in London as a fortune cookie … email robin to book” No reply yet? emailed last night [ldnhal]
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PJBOX UK: Online Store – Etymotic ER6I-14A Beige foam eartips small

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Ordered parts from this company once, very good service.

PJBOX UK: Online Store - Etymotic ER6I-14A Beige foam eartips small

Hex iPod nano Watch Band | Highsnobiety.com

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Hex iPod nano Watch Band | Highsnobiety.com

The Style E teaser poster for ‘The Bride of Frankenstein’ is expected to brea…

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The Style E teaser poster for ‘The Bride of Frankenstein’ is expected to brea…

Nonmanifold Mandible [Inspiration] by Ben F. Carney | CreativeApplications.Net

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Nonmanifold Mandible [Inspiration] by Ben F. Carney | CreativeApplications.Net

Nonmanifold Mandible [Inspiration] by Ben F. Carney | CreativeApplications.Net

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Nonmanifold_mandible investigates loss of control over human emotions. To parallel unreasonable human behaviours, control over a digital charachter’s facial expression is given to four channels of emotive audio, allowing for violent reactions and a loss of identity.
Created by Ben F. Carney.

Nonmanifold Mandible [Inspiration] by Ben F. Carney | CreativeApplications.Net

The Extraordinary Franz Xaver Messerschmidt at the Neue Galerie, New York

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Franz Xaver Messerschmidt ‘The Yawner’ (1771–81
The Extraordinary Franz Xaver Messerschmidt at the Neue Galerie, New York

Daily Digest for November 7th

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http://open.spotify.com/album/1TavCukHKgRsOx8nXcmY2c David Bowie – All Saints #nowplaying (actually playing the CD, for added high-fidelity) [ldnhal]
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Surveillance Detection Unit (SDU) - coming to your country soon - http://goo.gl/WFeBb US surveillance of Norwegians by Norwegians [ldnhal]
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RT @TelegraphNews Swimming the Channel is an endangered pursuit http://bit.ly/dBg9zB NO accidents, but the French still want to ban it. [ldnhal]
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Sprung to life again, after almost dozing off to David Attenborough’s First Life E01/02 http://goo.gl/vogt0 [ldnhal]

Daily Digest for November 5th

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RT @gutshotgaming Genting to repay £70,000 to WPT London players & dealers! « Gutshot News http://bit.ly/b1D8hN [ldnhal]
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Daily Digest for November 4th

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Bit by the iPhone daylight savings time alarm bug. Two alarms not going off. But these were NEW repeating alarms? Time to read up on it. [ldnhal]
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RT @frieze_magazine: Chinese authorities to demolish Ai Weiwei’s Shanghai studio: http://tinyurl.com/2v54xrg [ldnhal]
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iOS 4.1: Repeating alarms may trigger incorrectly before or after DST change - http://goo.gl/g75zV "set the repeat interval to Never" [ldnhal]
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Oxymoron of the day: "Fifa’s ethics committee" [ldnhal]
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PLO events at the Vic this year:
# Fri 19 Nov 19:30 £550 DC T5000x2. 2 day event. 45 min clock.
# Mon 6 Dec 18:00 £275 T5000 25 min clock. [pokerhal]
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White Cube again. Checking in at 18:45 [ldnhal]
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"What are you starin at? Time. [ldnhal]
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7:11 [ldnhal]
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19:46 Inspector Closeau arrives. I check out for today. [ldnhal]
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Video art can be extremely tedious (woman lying in milk bath, birds tweeting). Christian Marclay’s 24-hour "The Clock" is anything but. [ldnhal]
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Exceptional rhythm: people getting ready to go out, rushing, eating, doors slamming. Get caught in the rhythm, play spot the movie or relax. [ldnhal]
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RT @frieze_magazine: Watch frieze co-editor Jennifer Higgie and her thoughts on Christian Marclay’s ‘The Clock’ on Newsnight tonight! [ldnhal]
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Everyone loves "The Clock", wonder what copyright lawyers think of it? Think Avalanches’ debut album made with 24hours worth of film samples [ldnhal]