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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Leyton Orient beat Bradford to safety?

Leyton Orient come back to London with an essential victory over Bradford today. Had they lost it would meant dropping back into the relegation zone by swapping places with the home team. As it was, a 2-0 away victory takes … Continue reading

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Poker night warm up

The first ever Exponetic Poker Night is coming up on Friday so in preparation I have so far done the following: Bought some poker chips Watched the Cincinatti Kid Played my first game for months on Party Poker Taunted the … Continue reading

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Telegraph Fantasy Football password

The Telegraph Fantasy Football password for Wednesday 18th April is PUNCH.

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