How to buy a coffee grinder. I'm only drinking tea right now but maybe I will switch back one day.
Tuesday, January 17, 2006
Everyone in Chester knows the story that it is legal to shoot a Welshman with a crossbow (or is it a bow?) within the city of Chester after sunset. This famous KFR story is mentioned in this BBC piece on unusual pieces of legislation which remain on the statute book.
Posted by Andrew Sherman on Tuesday, January 17, 2006
Monday, January 16, 2006
How does empathy work?
The human brain has multiple mirror neuron systems that specialize in carrying out and understanding not just the actions of others but their intentions, the social meaning of their behavior and their emotions.
Posted by Andrew Sherman on Monday, January 16, 2006
Thursday, January 12, 2006
Wednesday, January 11, 2006
Golden Wonder has gone bust which occasioned this rather good Guradian article about crisps. Some key quote:
Ralph Sharansky in the Idler. "It serves as the antithesis of real food."
Jay Rayner (Observer restaurant critic): "The bottom line is: crisps are never good for you, so you might as well buy the cheapest brand going, and Walkers do ordinary crisps so well.
Posted by Andrew Sherman on Wednesday, January 11, 2006