May 29th, 2007


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For some reason, my AIM won't work. It keeps saying 'A server error has occured' and this happens even after I 1) reboot 2)turn off, wait and try again.

Help is no help at all.

Typo of the day

I will not name the contributor to the N/T book who managed this singularly but inadvertently gruesome image:'the harvesting of skin from the woman who, in a highly apt case of symbolism, is noted a universal doner.'

NB For some US readers, in Turkish Cypriot food shops, the meat carved off a skewer is a doner kebab, aka shawarma or Gyros in Lebanese and Greek restaurants. As in the response of Vivien in The Young Ones when asked by the Wicked White Queen of Narnia ' Son of Adam, would you like some Turkish delight?'-'Nah, but if you've got a doner kebab...'