dammIT

A rantbox

Sat 05 June 2004

Scary stuff

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

After a week in which a mother killed her own three children to be able to keep them near her after her death [she killed herself by jumping in front of a train; she wanted some peace after a fight with her ex-husband lasting for years], someone stealing a baby …

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Tue 01 June 2004

Weird stuff

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

Finally some day off yesterday and I manage to b0rk my workstation. Turned out to be a software issue, the first real issue I have with my GNU/Linux install. I updated my Debian sid install and rebooted, only to find my system in a crashed state some seconds later …

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Thu 27 May 2004

Beer and pancakes with sugar

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

...how's that for a dinner? Tastes quite good actually :)

Ah, I'm ready for an easy evening. Maybe I could hack somewhat at this site?

BTW, Alex, nice days in Brazil! It's a little bit early, but at least now you're able to read this ;) Hope you will enjoy the trip …

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Wed 26 May 2004

Smells like hardstyle

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

Ah, the joys of ID&T radio... They have hardstyle night on Wednesdays, and that's exactly what I was in need for :) Yeah, as you can guess, not everything went right today. I hadn't studied enough material to do something useful on the ITI exam, but the Operating Systems exam …

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Mon 24 May 2004

3 exams, one day

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

A quick blurp in between some "serious" studying for three exams I have this week [one tomorrow, two on Wednesday]. Last weekend wasn't as productive as I hoped it was [computers sooo distract while reading slides from them and I'm sooo weak], so here I am trying to read as …

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Wed 19 May 2004

A Case of History Repeating

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

As Shirley Bassey song a long time ago, and Propellerheads mixed into some really nice new version, it's all just a case of history repeating. We've seen it all before. Look at the very odd behaviour of the Israeli's against the Palestinians: they are building a security wall, making a …

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