Author Archives: Roo

Boycott finals revision courses

Having passed my resit and got my demotivational e-mail of where I rank in the year (350/377 since you ask, big up the tenth decile massive), I feel relieved to be able to say I’m a final year medical student … Continue reading

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Garmin eTrex Vista HCX, micro sd, img and open cycle maps.

I done bought a gps navigator type thing, to geocache on my commute and when I’m sent to the sticks, and more importantly to not get lost on long bike rides. In particular, long bike rides at night with very … Continue reading

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Birmingham referendum

Other than the niggling feeling that elections were coming up and worrying about Liam Burns throwing his hat into the ring for Labour candidate before the referendum has been decided, the only opinions I have on directly elected mayors is … Continue reading

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Opening urls in python makes baby jesus cry

A thing I’m doing involved a lot of finding websites on search engines and looking at them for some things that are fairly dull, to make the process a little easier and less infuriating I used seoquake to get a … Continue reading

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A shroud of darkness.

The first time I came into what was to be my room I looked into the eyes of the estate agent and asked “looks like the landlord needs to put the curtains up in this room”, about a month later … Continue reading

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Sweet jesus its working.

I don’t pretend to know what I’m doing with this whole arduino project, I have a rough idea of what I want it to be and going along there. Having not done any electronics since… year 9? I must say … Continue reading

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