Archive for the ‘Oddities’ Category

Alison Rose Lucas

October 29, 2007 1 comment

Wow. Google / Live Search "Alison Rose Lucas", and this will be the only result…

"William Charles Thompson" is much more common 😦

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Magic Number

October 17, 2007 1 comment

142857 is a pretty magic number. Multiply it by 1 to 6 and the same digits appear, in the same order, though shifted around. 7 times gives a bizarre 999999, and the pattern continues when you add the first and last digits…

Thanks to for this. I found this site by looking for ukulele tunes and then discovered his brilliant cartoons.

One more Africa-related blog to come once I get some more pics from Phil, normal programming will resume shortly.

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Those crazy Japanese

September 27, 2007 Leave a comment

Hot on the heels of, well, any number of other oddities coming out of the land of the rising sun, I bring you:

Glowing see-through cancerous frogs

What will they think of next?

Categories: Oddities