Excellent screencast on how to back up DVDs on your Mac. (via Daring Fireball)
Sam’s very good and scary Christmas photos.
Joy! I love the internet and I now feel Christmassy. And I think Charlie Brown grows up to become Jon Ronson.
Interesting interview. Sees the show “as a 66-hour movie” and “a Greek tragedy, but instead of the gods being petulant and jealous Olympians hurling lightning bolts down at our protagonists, it’s the Postmodern institutions that are the gods” (via Kottke)
Odd but interesting and useful site for sharing colour palettes, marred only by over-busy design and annoying Flash. (via Haddock)
Guide to what was happening in different fields in consecutive decades through history. Good if you ignore that knowledge changes with geography and social position. (via Kottke)
Really nice Mac application for organising photos from your past around people and places. (via Haddock)
I AM Rod Hull and I LURVVVE JELLY! I LOVE IT!
Watching Ewan McGregor's 'Long Way Round' and catching up on reading Richard Herring's 'Warming Up'.
is full of sausages.
Went for a run, did washing, put stuff on eBay, now to do more Pepys. Productive morning, hurrah!