Archive for November, 2005


Wednesday, November 30th, 2005

It makes all the difference. A ‘6’ in front of the other digits. Let me explain:


Thursday, November 24th, 2005 is proud to promote Mzinga: the blog of my good friends Vini and Dawn who are also VSO volunteers in Kenya. Mzinga is the Swahili word for a bee-hive and they chose it for good reasons: their house han an infestation of bees which turned out to be a nest in the chimney. My […]

14 Falls

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2005

Monday was referendum day. Matt, Katie, Benard and I took a road-trip.


Saturday, November 19th, 2005

What happens if rats eat expired poison? Do they get better?


Thursday, November 17th, 2005

These guys have a project at the Department of Computer Science at the University of Dar es Salaam to translate Open Office into Kiswahili.

Donor Culture?

Thursday, November 10th, 2005

I just posted two letters […] What I do see, when I look at this stamp, is a message, being sent out on every piece of postage leaving the country…

Lies, damn lies and statistics

Thursday, November 3rd, 2005

I’ve been hacking again. You may recall that the old site had page hit counts on the side-bar. Ive added something similar here.


Tuesday, November 1st, 2005

This is the label from a roll of chicken wire. Since our ISP is UUNet, this always makes me laugh.