Cows are bad for tea

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It’s just possible that adding milk to your tea could eliminate the health benefits of drinking said tea. Neil thought it was the fat in the milk (the news report on BBC didn’t go into detail), but the piece in the Herald says its the casein — and from what I gather, my drinking milk … Continue reading Cows are bad for tea

This weekend I…

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watched Night at the Museum (loved it loved it, it’s so silly) computered for most of the day had home cooked beef noodles for dinner at my cousin’s house (it was my aunt’s birthday, and she’d even brought chinchalok chilli all the way from Singapore!) came home (with Chinese takeaway — what can I say, … Continue reading This weekend I…

Bye bye, Pegasus

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Pegasus Mail is finished. I used Pegasus when I first started using e-mail (something about Eudora annoyed me), so I’m sad to see it go. This news via The Register.

Gay cars

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South African website Wheels24 has announced that a poll says the Peugeot 207 is the gayest car, and the Audi RS24 is the straightest.

Signs I’m getting old

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Ah, school uniforms. An academic in Edinburgh thinks school uniforms remind people of the Nazi youth. I remember the days when I (indeed, all students in Singapore) wore a school uniform and hated it. We were so taken by images of American students who could wear whatever they wanted. Mind you, I was in a … Continue reading Signs I’m getting old