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Warning: This post was published more than 12 years ago.

I keep old posts on the site because sometimes it's interesting to read old content. Not everything that is old is bad. Also, I think people might be interested to track how my views have changed over time: for example, how my strident teenage views have mellowed and matured!

But given the age of this post, please bear in mind:

  • My views might have changed in the 12 years since I wrote this post.
  • This post might use language in ways which I would now consider inappropriate or offensive.
  • Factual information might be outdated.
  • Links might be broken; embedded material might not appear properly.

Many thanks for your understanding.

Surely no-one can have believed this year’s April Fools’ prank from Google. But I bet a lot of people did.

This 469th post was filed under: Technology.






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Photo-a-day 294: Jesmond Lawn Tennis Club (published 20th October 2012)

25m peoples’ bank details lost in the post… (published 20th November 2007)

Photo-a-day 335: Christmas tree (published 1st December 2012)

Photo-a-day 277: ThinkPod (published 3rd October 2012)


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