Yesteryear

This page shows what I was doing around this time of year in years gone by. It works because I store a local copy of all tweets, runs, photos and other elements of my life that I track on this blog.

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  • Chicken pizza pie (homemade) for dinner; mega noms! 12:48
  • @Rice @al3xdm you guys really know how to party. 16:34
  • Working with cinema APIs all day has made me excited for Iron Man 3 later :D 16:53
  • @leekemp I have two words for you: one rhymes with duck and the other with purple. Let me know what it's like. 17:07
  • Iron Man 3 was a good ending to a great trilogy. Not the best, but enjoyable. 20:52
  • There is an organisation trying to get prayer in schools? WTF?! 22:47
  • @leekemp did… did you just @ yourself? 22:48
  • Didn't think it was possible, but I'm probably going to die from cheesy cliche overload. /cc @MollyOffMute 11:23
  • @leekemp @amyskiernan found a picture of them http://t.co/erydSL4g 13:22
  • @Andy383 did you mean wdc? 13:43
  • Having massive fail with @Beanstalkapp failing to deploy sporadic files today. 16:17
  • @Beanstalkapp not yet, just trying a redeploy all. 16:18
  • @watchinharrison Peer1 were always good for us when we were on dedicated. 16:40
  • Off to swim another mile, if my arms can take it. 18:26
  • Managed a paltry 800m in 24 minutes. I blame @dacanning. 19:41
  • Put my ASDA charity token in the Castle Vale bucket; because they need all the help they can get :p 20:34
  • Late nights tomorrow and Friday so early to bed tonight. 22:25
  • Left @Andy383 see-sawing in Portal 2 :D 00:30
  • Finished Portal 2 co-op with @Andy383, almost as much fun as the singleplayer because of how many cock ups we made :P 01:30
  • @Andy383 at least we finally figured it out! 01:36
  • My nighttime ritual now includes 10-30 minutes just waiting for the dog to do it's business. 01:37
  • Really need to sort out my sleeping pattern, don't like getting up this late :( 11:43
  • Walking in to town. 12:24
  • Leaving @urbancoffeeco to pick up the car before heading off to Cineworld. 15:28
  • @nevali you mean you're not using soft tokens? 15:29
  • @mattkamen going with a bunch of mates, see you there! 15:32
  • @nevali was looking into offering a centralised server/app service, but some guy owns a broad patent on it all :( 15:35
  • Waiting for Thor to start with @mikemike11 and @dacanning. 16:02
  • Thor was exactly what you'd expect, nothing more nothing less. 18:02
  • Nice curry :) 19:08
  • Lol, @mikemike11 is eating our leftovers. 19:10
  • @github: Merge pull requests with a single click! http://t.co/LrVvfMT” << AWESOME!!! 19:59
  • Left @dacanning and @mikemike11 downstairs playing with Chewie while I proof @Rice's dissertation. 22:28
  • The special effects in Blade have really stood the test of time. </sarcasm> 00:00
  • @mattbrett it's definitely a bit cheeky, especially when you consider they've already released a few making of vids. 09:29
  • Need to sort out my vertical rhythmn with this design today, bit all over the place at the moment. 09:39
  • @KateLanchester said she wanted to be woken early; cup of freezing water or plastic spider? 10:10
  • @deplorableword I shall dare to listen. 11:14
  • @deplorableword must. resist. temptation. to. quit. 11:32
  • So Villa won, just awaiting the influx of tweets to follow now. 13:55
  • Marmite on toast for dinner. At 2pm. 13:58
  • @mikemike11 Date Night, The Joneses or Dear John? 15:15
  • @mikemike11 and sent. To you as well @Rice. 15:16
  • @mikemike11 there's a showing at 1640 we could make if you're free. @dacanning + @Rice you up for it? 15:21
  • @mikemike11 cool, texting the other two now as well. 15:28
  • @mikemike11 if @dacanning actually wants to see it. 15:51
  • @mikemike11 how long does it take you to have a shower? 15-20 mins is plenty long enough. 15:56
  • Date Night was as expected; a few funny jokes but overall a very cheap film. 19:14
  • Watching Avatar again with me mum. 19:14
  • Finally settled on a Twitter style I like for @hybridlogic, now to do the footer. 20:35
  • Yeah, didn't like that footer; delete. This is why designs take me so long. 21:15
  • @PhunkyVenom ITS ALMOST AS BAD AS WHEN THEY ONLY USE CAPITAL LETTERS!!! 21:16
  • @mattbrett it still looks better than wp e-commerce; now that was one buggy ass plugin. 21:30
  • @john383 I can bring it in tomorrow along with these other films? 22:28
  • Another good weekend over far too soon :( Got a preview screening of Hot Tub Time Machine to see tomorrow evening, should be fun. 22:36
  • My maths has let me down, finally figured out this ratio stuff for a photo section. I blame it on the Carlsberg. 00:51
  • Homepage is near enough done, gonna' head to bed and not wake up all weekend i.e. 7 hours from now when builders turn up stereo. 00:56
  • Lie-in fail, will I never wake up feeling refreshed? 10:02
  • Tempted to integrate some Flickr caching on new site, they're so slow nowadays. 12:16
  • Does anyone have any good links for AJAX security practices? 12:24
  • Wow, recalled the path to Pope Joe in Riddick like I'd been playing the original only yesterday. More work now. 13:47
  • AirPort Express keeps on dropping off Wifi, damn annoying. 15:50
  • Think I've missed a vent tool in Riddick, totally stuck. 19:17
  • Had to redo a few chapters of Butcher Bay but now nearly out of the Double Max, love how they've added extra bits into the story. 22:21
  • Love the way Kohana handles overriding classes, updated a pagination library to make it fit my needs better. 23:27
  • Right no more work, I'm going to go off and enjoy myself. 23:47
  • had a nice lie-in, tempted to get this HCI report out of the way. 09:04
  • very need made officer grade in Halo but kept on getting paired with absolute twats who couldn't shoot to save their life. 11:50
  • made it to Lieutenant Second Grade, won 50-49 against a damn good team. 12:22
  • @russhancox which exercise are you using this for? If it's the TimeSpan I just got the seconds from each object and converted them to long. 12:38
  • yes, made it to Lieutenant: http://www.flickr.com/photos/dachande663/2440148439/ 12:39
  • @russhancox ahh, I used SimpleDateFormat to get the date to a Date object and passed that in along with now(). 12:48
  • @russhancox two lines to get the date of handin to a Date object. Admittedly, it's still nothing like PHP or Python ;-) 14:14
  • hates people who sign in and out and in and out on apps causing messages to fill up the screen. 16:08
  • listening to some X-Ray Dog while writing, good soundtrack stuff. 16:19
  • @strawpoll yes, in times of emergency, POTS to the rescue. 16:21
  • @Rice seriously, look at other ultra portables, or at least try an Eee first. 17:39
  • @russhancox very nice, but it says officially it can't take screens bigger than 22" and I wouldn't want to chance it for £75. 19:11
  • @russhancox 22" (smaller than the guys in the review) and it has VESA mount, but I might look for just a separate stand. 19:21
  • watching Wayne's World, what a classic. 21:55
  • heading to bed, managed to write a few thousand words today, none of it Uni/Work related though. Night all. 22:23
  • watching films over dinner 11:39
  • The Prestige is a more sinister film that it appears 17:17