With all due respect, Mr President…
Personal websites are the fanzines of the 21st Century. They’re photocopied flyers and stapled together scraps of rubbish, with stolen images, ill-thought out words, tremendously creative in an idiosyncratic way. Interestingly though the aesthetic of most of these sites is either clean and ordered (post word-processing ideology of order) or futurist / high-tech (computer people Read More
1) To Graybo, I answer – I would give my last Rolo to any of the following people, if they were to ask… Peter Harmer, Sigmund Freud, Nick Cornwell, Grant Morrison, David Pannett, Max Thomas, Breckin Meyer, Ivan Massow and a great many others. 2) To Simon I answer: Boxers – since I was fifteen, Read More
The most wonderful thing in the world? The combination of these keys with a click on a link in IE 5.1 for Macs: Shift & Apple.
1) Bart – if you think of the cat as being at one point in time (a), the transposition of the cat’s mind into the mouses body as being at another (b) and their meeting as happening at point (c) – then it seems clear that the cat could not know for certain at point Read More
OSX works remarkably more effectively with 440Mb of RAM than it does with 196Mb. Take note children – too little RAM will make your OSX experience a frustrating one.
1) JaceLV asked me a very personal question about the size of my undercarriage. The answer is that it wouldn’t fit in a pen cap but it would have no trouble fitting into the cargo compartment of a 747. 2) Dan asked me whether or not I was really redesigning my site. The answer is Read More
It has come to the notice of the autocracy of plasticbag.org that Tom Coates has been remarkably slack in updating and maintaining the site of late. Tempted as we are to fire him and employ someone rather more dedicated to the cause, we have instead decided to force him to undertake a few small projects Read More
I’ve just installed OSX. First impressions are remarkably favourable.
Back in London.