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Tuesday 22 November 2011
by Wulf
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Rough Cider

I need to make a note that I bottled my latest homebrew experiment on Sunday. This one is a rustic cider, nowhere near as complex as making beer. It is still wise to sanitise the equipment used but does not … Continue reading

Monday 21 November 2011
by Wulf
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A gate

That is a gate, as in a door in a fence, as opposed to agate, the beautiful semi-precious stone. It is precious to us though; having had plans to get a gate fitted to the side-passage by our house almost … Continue reading

Sunday 20 November 2011
by Wulf
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A Morning in Heaven

We had a very good service at church this morning with several Chinese Christians from the Mandarin-speaking fellowship that meets in our church “Family Centre” being baptised and so our ranks were swelled with many people from that church. With … Continue reading

Thursday 17 November 2011
by Wulf
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Acne and Green Jelly Beans

After the statistics course I did last month, this xkcd cartoon caught my eye as it illustrates one of the points that was made. 95% confidence in a finding sounds impressive until you realise that 5% of the time the … Continue reading

Wednesday 16 November 2011
by Wulf
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A Whole Bloomin’ Year

Given that it is mid-November, there is a surprising amount still flowering in the garden. That thought came to me rather late last night so I wasn’t able to pop out to take a new picture to claim my folia … Continue reading

Tuesday 15 November 2011
by Wulf
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RMS at Oxford

Richard Stallman visited Oxford University recently and addressed a capacity crowd at one of the lecture theatres. I couldn’t make the event but the recording is now available (in Ogg Vorbis format of course — no patent-protected MP3 for him). … Continue reading