Category Archives: Ephemera

Snippets of commentary on stuff I see.

Gave a video presentation on P…

Gave a video presentation on Power of Information to event in Australia http://bit.ly/rXocz #poit #openaustralia #theyworkforyou

went on holiday, started new j…

went on holiday, started new job, much techno change, now trying to get back on top of multi-channel comms beast

up too late watching results o…

up too late watching results of #eu09 from holiday – desperately hoping home yorkshire region has not returned a BNP MEP

Hospital Pass Reshuffle

The term ‘hospital pass’ is used in rugby for occasions when a colleague gives you the ball in circumstances where the opposition are immediately going to hit you hard. As we hear of more MPs wanting to stand down from Gordon Brown’s Ministerial team the term seems apt for those who will be offered the

The Armenians woz robbed on Eu…

The Armenians woz robbed on Eurovision 2009.

John Newbigin just referenced …

John Newbigin just referenced an interesting initiative http://www.culturemondo.org/ at #psm2009

pondering public service media…

pondering public service media at #psm2009 in context of Power of Information Taskforce work #poit

Moved to see Tamil community o…

Moved to see Tamil community of all ages pouring into Parliament Square and pleased to see that legal attempts to ban demos mean little …

McBride Downfall…

No sooner have I been tickled by one amusingly subtitled clip from Downfall than someone sends me another very topical one based on this week’s events (PARENTAL GUIDANCE: contains rude words in the subtitles and an evil ranting dictator). NB As an interesting future historical note, clips like this make sense now to those following

Pre-announced ‘anarchist chaos…

Pre-announced ‘anarchist chaos’ so far absent from Westminster – maybe City is in revolt and this is passing me by or was just media hype.