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Farewell Terry Callier, well done Nate Silver, oh Rapha!

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012


Autumn leaves, and so does Terry Callier.  Here’s a link to Marc Mac’s tribute podcast – read the eulogy and enjoy the music.

Well done to Nate Silver, whose application of scientific principles made him probably the only USA pollster to call the Obama victory right.  Read more about it here.  I’m looking forward to talking to Ipsos-Mori quant guru Dr Patten Smith about this later.

The seat has worn through a second pair of Rapha jeans.  It’s a great product, both on and off the bike, but maybe with a durability issue.  Not the best look to be running workshops in a pair of trousers patched on the bum.


Thursday, November 8th, 2012


Bike on sleeper.  Here’s the link to Stranglers’ Hanging Around…