Monthly Archives: April 2007

Leyton Orient 1-3 Nottingham Forest

It’s not often Leyton Orient get to play former European champions, so it’s no surprise that the last home game of the season was going to be a sell-out. Orient went into the game needing to win, or for Bradford … Continue reading

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Earthquakes, the English way

I’m disappointed that we couldn’t feel anything of the 4.3 magnitude earthquake in Kent from east London at 8:18 this morning (although I admit I was barely awake then). However, the reports coming onto the BBC site show exactly how … Continue reading

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Poor phishing attempt

I received a phishing e-mail claiming to be from the Co-op and, for a change, I actually looked at the link. Strangely, the link was FTP (not HTTP) protocol and contained a username and password. So, instead of clicking on … Continue reading

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Posh bloke getting cold calls

This is very funny. The posh bloke keeps getting calls from “Glaze-u-like” to be sold double-glazing, but unfortunately he’s got nowhere to put one…

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Telegraph Fantasy Football password

The Telegraph Fantasy Football password for Wednesday 25th April is MOBILE.

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Regular expressions: a misnomer

Why are regular expressions called regular expressions? Two regular expressions that achieve the same result can often look completely different, so what’s so regular about that? And also: they’re not even expressive. Who can really understand what /(<[^href]*href=(\"|'))([^(\"|')]+)(\"|')/ does off … Continue reading

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Exponetic poker night

Last night we had the first ever Exponetic poker evening. In attendance were (in clockwise order as we were sat around the table): Me Lucja Wszola Chris Sainsbury James Bebbington Nick Grimshaw Ben Isaacs This was the practice hand and … Continue reading

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