Sinful food

Chips, double cheese burger and chicken nuggets

Sometimes I can’t control myself and I just need to go and eat some chips during my lunch break. Real belgian fries from one of my favourite fries shops. My usual order is shown below: a small pack of fries with mayo, a double cheese burger,chicken nuggets and a cup samurai sauce. Adding up to … Continue reading

37th Flanders International Film Festival

OK, a bit too late this year because I already saw one film, but as usual here’s my program for the film festival this year. Just the titles and abstracts for now. Some reviews might follow later. Thursday 14 October Bornova Bornova “Bornova Bornova” is set at a time when dreams have dwindled and sanity is … Continue reading

Empty out your trashcan, baby

A screenshot of my desktop

I am one of those guys who likes to have the trash icon on the desktop. When I installed Lucid Lynx, I discovered it didn’t have such an icon on the desktop. 😦 OK, there’s an icon in the lower right corner of the screen, but I want a giant icon on the desktop. Mostly … Continue reading

Dual-boot Windows 7 and Ubuntu

Ubuntu logo and Windows logo

I finally bought a new laptop. I usually postpone these kind of things to the point that even a dinosaur would refer to me as grandfather. Now, I mostly get by with a ‘light’ system. I’m no gamer and when I’ve got a difficult calculating task I have computers enough at work that can do … Continue reading

PhD Comics at work

PhD Comic

A picture says more than a thousand words… and a link is also quite meaningful: PhD Comics

Never mind the bullocks,…

a kiwi

here’s a kiwi!