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April 21, 2004

Absurdities of the day

Atmospheric pressure stops trains. Yes, after leaves and dew there's a new explanation why British trains won't run. [The Guardian]

Austrian politicians smoke water pipe. This is what happens when party leader Jörg Haider and vice chancellor Hubert Gorbach go to Libya to visit Moammar Gadhafi. [deedee]

William Shatner fans rejoice! He's baaaack. [requires Flash; via Greengrl].

Know the exact position of your Bakerloo Line train. Yes, I know it's useless if you need the Central Line instead. Or if you don't live in London. It's still cool, though. [via Cartoonist].

Postbox or cheese? Possibly the hardest test in the world. No other two items are so easily confused. Allegedly. [via Presurfer]

Posted by Horst on April 21, 2004 07:01 PM to linkage | Tell-a-friend

nora said on April 22, 2004 12:38 AM:

re shatner: and how he's back in "the practice".
lovin' it.

sabine said on April 22, 2004 05:17 PM:

the postbox vs. cheese test really made my day. i still can't believe it but somehow i scored 100%. i am truly pleased with myself.

nora said on April 22, 2004 09:26 PM:

re pb/cheese: i managed to hit a wrong button! yey.

Adalbert said on April 24, 2004 01:24 AM:

Strangly, I blogged the thing about the Khaaan site too, but I really didn´t read it here, I read it on

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