John C. Kirk (johnckirk) wrote,
John C. Kirk

Been a pretty good day, all things considered. Went round to Austin D'Arcy, to get the deposits back from our old flat, and we got all the money back - bonus! Also been ordering some supplies for our party on Saturday, and a new graphics card (since the one I've had for the last couple of years isn't supported anymore).

Aside from that, found a new web comic:
College Roomies from Hell!!!
so I've been working through the archives (goes back to Jan 1999). Very strange, although it makes more sense when you start at the beginning (e.g. you understand why one of the guys has a tentacle for an arm). Particularly noteworthy:
and the following day - they really made me laugh out loud.

Interesting thing about college - it actually reduces my internet access. When I was in the office, I could take 2 minutes to read any emails that came in. When I'm in lectures, I don't have access to a computer, and my mobile is switched off, so I might go 4 hours at a time in isolation. The horror!

Hmm, ought to start reading through textbooks at some point...
Tags: comics, computers, moving house, postgrad

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