But sometimes you do have one..

The binding qualities of a banana...

I don't know if there is any other game - other than test cricket- that:
(a) Gives the umpire enough time to eat a banana.
and (b) Allows the umpires enough time to contemplate whether he had the banana was a cure for Billy Bowden's troubles with his bowels.

Apparently, it does work.

Because sometimes, you have no choice

Links for the day

Oddest book titles. My favourite was "Natural Bust Enlargement with Total Power: How to Increase the Other 90% of Your Mind to Increase the Size of Your Breasts." What about you?

Top 10 brilliant watch designs. Most off them have very little going for them in terms of user friendliness but i guess that wasn't the criteria.

Why the earth won't be devoured by a black hole anytime soon. There are a number of blogs saying the same thing, but numbers always help.


An octopus couple's adventure in the Mediterranean. Simply beautiful. The twist at the end leaves me with some hope for a sequel.

The World Is What It Is...

The world is what it is, and men who are nothing, who allow themselves to become nothing, have no place in it.

- A Bend In The River
V.S Naipaul