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The Wednesday boy!

Saturday, March 10th, 2007

That’s Charlie at Loftus Road this afternoon, where we went to see the QPR vs Sheffield Wednesday match. It was his first ever trip to a football match and it was a very exciting afternoon, although the game ended up a 1-1 draw. Poor Charlie, now he’s destined to the lifetime of misery and suffering [...]

Virtual thrills

Sunday, March 4th, 2007

We’ve discovered something that actually rivals Lego Star Wars II, called the No Limits Roller Coaster simulator. It’s a very clever piece of software that lets you ride dozens of different virtual coasters, plus an editor that allows you to build your own (engineering degree required). Charlie absolutely loves it, which is funny because he [...]

Lunar eclipse

Sunday, March 4th, 2007

We had a great view of last night’s total eclipse of the Moon, thanks to a rare clear winter night. This is the best shot I could manage without a tripod, which I was too lazy to set up!