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Makar Sankranti!

Makar Sankranti!

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Roy’s Rocket Radio #UK #Film/#TV #Podcast Ep 23 (inc. #Her, #HowILiveNow, #TheTomorrowPeople)

At last, here it is after only two days, another brilliant and modestly announced episode of… Roy’s Rocket Radio!  Huzzah! News: Walking round London, Movies: Captain Phillips, The Great Gatsby, Her, How I Live Now, Iceman, Mandela, Saving Mr. Banks, … Continue reading

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Our #Christmas Tree!

Mum standing proudly next to our ecologically-sound living Christmas tree adopted from the Mauritian Forestry Ministry for about £6.  It might be small, but it’s ours. And then there’s my permanently displayed, ecologically unsound plastic tree. The first photo was … Continue reading

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.tek & Other Torments: #Programming: Lazarus, #Mauritius: Birthdays, #TV: Homeland, Walking Dead

Hey,  I LIKE TurboPascal, never got into Delphi, FreePascal’s bearable, but Lazarus IDE?  There’s always some damn error trying to compile anything other than the simplest programs.  This is obviously because I don’t really know what I’m doing, which is … Continue reading

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#BBC #Journalism #Trainee #Recruitment: What Happens – Part 2 of 2 #jobs

Remember me telling you how I (like half the population of the UK) recently applied for the BBC’s Trainee Scheme? I just received this e-mail from them a few days ago- Dear Roy Thank you for applying for the position … Continue reading

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#Ahhh #Nothing In Particular Happening, What’s Everyone Else Up To Out There?

You know that photo of my knuckles with “N-E-R-D” biro’d across them?  My mum took one look at it and then asked me why I had the word “N-E-R-O” scrawled on my fingers.  The emperor “Nero”?  Whyaaah? I really should … Continue reading

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#BBC #Journalism #Trainee #Recruitment: What Happens – Part 1 & 2 of ? #jobs

For the second year running, I have applied to the BBC’s Journalism Trainee Scheme.  I mentioned this a couple of posts ago, but I thought I’d give you an update in case you are interested in applying in future. Application … Continue reading

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