Donkey on the Edge

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A guy in Wales

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I know I’ve been a bit of a wreck these past couple of days, but I really surprised myself this morning reading Phil Mountain’s letter to Clark County in The Guardian. By the start of the second sentence I was sobbing violently into my coffee and had totally soaked my t-shirt.

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Fragments

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“Karen Carpenter was of course famously anorexic but people forget that she was also a really good drummer” - Goldfrapp

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Dull boy

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I’ve just discovered that if you point the desk lamp straight into your face and stare at the bulb occasionally, you can go for days without sleep.

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Topless DJ

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You know, there’s nothing I hate more than spam. So I really can’t figure out why I keep noticing the stuff and posting about it…

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Cuisson du sucre

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Who would have believed that there were not one, not two or even three different nouns to describe the state of caramelization of sugar in the French vocabulary. According to marmiton.org’s cooking chart there are no less than eleven (11) steps to caramel nirvana;-)

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Scrambling one’s nervous system

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For a theoretically unemployed person, I seem to be very very busy right now. This is great because one of my iBook’s logic boards (I think it’s a logic board, due to the little beeps I’m pretty sure I heard yesterday but ignored—and decided not to back up my stuff) has just this evening packed up.

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