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Auckland: Western Springs & the Zoo

^ two of the star-attraction tiger cubs born at the Auckland zoo, in one of those moments that has the whole crowd going “awww…..” Auckland had fair weather for my return, so I spent a few hours enjoying the sun in Western Springs park and the zoo. You might also like: Australian Creatures Gallery: New Read More…

^ two of the star-attraction tiger cubs born at the Auckland zoo, in one of those moments that has the whole crowd going “awww…..”

Auckland had fair weather for my return, so I spent a few hours enjoying the sun in Western Springs park and the zoo.

Unkind Cuts

A prominent part of the CommunityOne/JavaOne decor was large photos like this, including a painted mural featuring James Gosling at a diner. I didn’t recognize most of the people, but was amused to see a familiar face at the registration booths. Didn’t realize til I looked at the photo today that they’d placed Simon Phipps Read More…

A prominent part of the CommunityOne/JavaOne decor was large photos like this, including a painted mural featuring James Gosling at a diner. I didn’t recognize most of the people, but was amused to see a familiar face at the registration booths. Didn’t realize til I looked at the photo today that they’d placed Simon Phipps under the “Alumni” registration sign.

Then there was this on the Atlassian booth:

so more Sun

Image of the Day

I followed a link – which said “Warning: Gallery contains graphic images” – from news.google.com to the New York Daily News site. This image is, indeed, a graphic depiction of extremely poorly placed advertising. You can’t quite make it out here, but the burning car is a Toyota! You might also like: Web Photo Bin: Read More…

I followed a link – which said “Warning: Gallery contains graphic images” – from news.google.com to the New York Daily News site. This image is, indeed, a graphic depiction of extremely poorly placed advertising. You can’t quite make it out here, but the burning car is a Toyota!

Image of the Day: How the Swiss Play Hockey

How the Swiss play hockey – now that’s macho! (Actually, it’s a safe sex/anti AIDS poster, with the slogan “You also need protection here.”) You might also like: Video Romance Unkind Cuts Not Returnable Image of the Day

How the Swiss play hockey – now that’s macho! (Actually, it’s a safe sex/anti AIDS poster, with the slogan “You also need protection here.”)