One Time Never
I'd love to say there's some clever joke about posting a game called 1 Time Never for post 1111, but I'll be damned if I'm intelligent enough for that kind of thing. Shear coincidence only I can assure you. Anyway...

Even though One Time Never doesn't find us trapped in a room with an Apple Mac that we inexplicably want to escape (are all these games' designers PC fans or something?), it still manages to be a point'n'click game, so you can dust down that left click button and get to it. It seems to get harder as you go, but I don't think I've got too far yet... shouts for help etc in the comments as usual.

Entry 1111, Tuesday, March 22nd 2005, Filed In Games

Flickr Postcard Browser
The other day I was checking out the flickr what's in your bag thingumy which was oddly fascinating enough, but now I've just spent far too long playing around with the flash flickr tag browser. Type in your search term and then browse through the board of postcards that are constructed for you in front of your eyes. Amazingly addictive. The screen grab above is from a search for 'laces' ('lazy' produced lots of pictures of sleeping cats). Fun for all the family...unless you search fo b00bies, which or course I would never do even in the name of research.

Entry 1110, Tuesday, March 22nd 2005, Filed In Stuff

Food Flinging Frenzy
I've got this whole load of game links people have sent in that I should really be sorting though to post, but to be honest with you I've been too busy giggling inanely at Harold's Food Flinging Frenzy. A knowledge of Australian soaps broadcast on British television is helpful to get the joke, but not essential to enjoy the fun. Oh my mis-spent university years come flooding back...

Entry 1109, Monday, March 21st 2005, Filed In Games

The Doors
I don't know where I am...I don't know what I'm doing here...I just know I have to get out. Familiar Story? Connoisseurs of the point'n'click are used to getting inexplicably trapped in rooms they desperately want to escape from by now, but that doesn't stop you does it? The Doors sees you trapped in a room with lots of doors out (gettit?), if you're naive you might think one of them leads directly to the exit, but I'm afraid these things are never that simple my friend [thanks meme].

Entry 1108, Friday, March 18th 2005, Filed In Games

Virtual Insanity
Virtual Insanity is one of my favourite music videos ever, despite making only number 49 in a recent UK poll, and what better way to celebrate the wonder that is Friday night by trying to dance like the be-hatted one. Actual insanity is sure to ensue...

Entry 1107, Friday, March 18th 2005, Filed In Stuff

The deceptively simple world of hapland has been frustrating point'n'clickers for a while now, but has been curiously missing from the world of lazylaces. Now however this oversight has been rectified. That's your Thursday f**ked.

Entry 1106, Thursday, March 17th 2005, Filed In Games

Blond Number Plate
This was sent to me by a blond so it's okay to post it...[ta Hazel].

Entry 1105, Thursday, March 17th 2005, Filed In Stuff

4 More Years
I have real trouble understanding American politics (unless The West Wing is a documentary that is), hell I have trouble understanding British politics and I live here. However this flash animation made me chuckle and it was sent to me by a Yale student (ta hannah) so I'm sure it's spot on.

Entry 1104, Thursday, March 17th 2005, Filed In Stuff

Swan's Room
Strictly for the hardcore point'n'clicker (well if you don't speak/read japanese anyway) swan's room was causing a stir in the comments for shift so here it is in it's own right. Help from anyone who could translate the thing for us would be much appreciated...(btw - is it me or is there always a mac in these rooms we get trapped in?).

Entry 1103, Tuesday, March 15th 2005, Filed In Games

What's In Your Bag?
I haven't really got into the flickr thing yet although I've been following the buzz (hype?) on-line. However the what's in your bag tag section is very appealing to your inner voyeur (what do you mean you don't have one?). Especially as the flickr community is still at that stage in life where a high proportion of early adopters (ie. uber-geeks) are using the system so most of the bags are stuffed with gadgetry. Very interesting.

The bag in the pic isn't mine, just one I picked out at random, my bag is, most probably, sitting in the lost property office at Waterloo station, me having left it on the train in a rushing of the train quickly having just woken up and realised it was my stop moment. Should my bag not be there though I picked up on a couple of great US bag manufacturers that I haven't seen in the UK that could be the source of a good replacement. Timbuk2 and Tom Bihn especially might see me ordering on-line soon.

Entry 1102, Tuesday, March 15th 2005, Filed In Stuff

In The Rough
In The Rough is an excellent animated short but be prepared for a long download. Worth the wait though.

Entry 1101, Monday, March 14th 2005, Filed In Stuff

Really Slick Screensavers
Why am I linking to screensavers that need a graphics cards so l33t to run that they brought my poor little Thinkpad to it's knees when I tried them out? Well a good question to ask. But my dad (centre left of pic) sent me the link and it's not everyday you get a link sent to you by your dad - so here it is. They look like they'd be really good if you have something better than an electronic etch-a-sketch under the hood of your PC.

Entry 1100, Monday, March 14th 2005, Filed In Stuff

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