Archives for September 23, 2008

6000th comment!

I was going to have a 6,000th comment contest to line up with Seeds 1,000,000th comment contest. But the number bumped up while I wasn’t watching. Oops. So I retrospectively declare the winner to have been Dave Rado for this. Though I’m not sure about the counting, so Eli wins second prize for this. When…

Year by year the evil grows

I felt sure that I’d used this as a title before. But google assures me that no-one has used the phrase, which I fund rather hard to believe. Maybe I can copyright it. Its a useful phrase. I’m sure I remember it in the context of a Ray Bradbury story. Aha!. It has been used…

It looks like I’m safe for this year. I’m being just a teensy bit premature, but its rather unlikely to change, people want to pay up :-) and others have said it anyway (irritatingly that link will probably fade, so to quote “The Arctic sea ice cover appears to have reached its minimum extent for…