Toiletless men arrested in Uganda

“It’s lamentable that while the Americans and the Europeans are visiting the moon and are about to reach the sun, in this part of Africa I am busy hunting for people who claim they don’t have the time and the technology for making simple pit latrines,” Tororo District Chairman Emmanuel Osuna said. A funny story…

Coffee Time

Plus I wanted to test my camera phone blogging ability

Making Healthy Eating ‘Fun’…

“Kids are going to eat what’s available, and parents have to take responsibility,” says Ann Cooper, director of nutrition services at the Berkeley Unified School District and co-author of “Lunch Lessons: Changing the Way We Feed Our Children” (Collins, 2006). She, too, recommends lots of fruit and vegetables, but says there are ways to gussy…

Bumper Damage in Pescadero

Wave Meets Rock Originally uploaded by andai. Its been a busy past couple of weeks now. My current project will take me through the middle of next week. In the mean time I had taken a couple of days to fly down to San Fransisco and then to Pescadero for a friend’s wedding. The trip…

The Flight on 1Xtra Has Ended

Image Source: DJ Flight’s MySpace Page This past Wednesday marks the end of an era on the BBC’s digital radio, 1Xtra… DJ Flight will no longer spin on her weekly drum and bass show where she has been doing so for the last 5 years. The station went through some restructuring and as a result…

In Goat We Trust!

Apparently Nepal Airlines, rather than hire some decent airplane mechanics deem it better to sacrifice to Akash Bhairab, the Hindu god of sky protection, a couple of goats right there on the tarmac in front of the plane at Kathmandu airport. The airline is quoted as saying that the ceremony was successful because the plane…

Google Site Down?

I have been trying to load the google.com search page but I keep getting the above error message on my browser. Looks like google.com is down for now…