Archive for June, 2007



Bureaucracy Will Be the Death of Us


In modern society, there is nothing more frustrating than bureaucracy. It festers and becomes an eight headed hydra. It drives us mad. There is no avoiding it. We will confront it sooner or later in our lives, however blissfully unaware we are of the whole situation.

Like the hydra, once one head gets cut off, two others take its place. It never ceases to amaze me how confoundingly stupid and annoying people can become. In Canada, I remember the functionaries at the Canadian and Quebec government that needed to pretend to work or slow work down.

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Big Brother UK 8 Day 27

The HM get a short vacation from Charley, but it doesn’t last long enough for some of the HM.

Liam and Nicky’s flirtatious behavior has died down because he was never interested in her.

Warning: Spoilers ahead.

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Big Brother UK 8 Day 26

Contrary to the BBAU house, the BBUK house is really getting hilarious. All of the personalities are clashing and there is so much bitching between some of the HM… Priceless.

Warning: Spoilers ahead.

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Big Brother Australia 2007 Day 65 Nominations

It’s time for the nominations. Michelle and Zach will be included into the process. Aleisha is nominated but will still nominate this week. Zach received some new shoes this week for the fitness task.

Warning: Spoilers ahead.

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Big Brother Australia 2007 Day 65

The HM talk about the people who left the house. They talk about Emma. She gets in an argument with Daniela. Aleisha leaves the room. She goes to the bathroom and talks about Daniela.

Warning: Spoilers ahead.

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Big Brother Australia 2007 Day 64 Double Male Eviction

Another eviction night, and another terrible outfit for Gretel Kileen. After some minor teleprompter problems, she gets a hold back on the broadcast. Jamie reveals to the HM that he saved himself and nominated Joel. Jamie’s about to cry!

Warning: Spoilers ahead.
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Big Brother Australia 2007 Day 64

It’s time for another double eviction and the house isn’t thrilled about the prospect.

Truthfully, the BBAU house has gotten somewhat boring since the stronger characters have already left.

Warning: Spoilers ahead.

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Traveler S01E03 (ABC)

The FBI are hot on the trail of Tyler and Jay, after they fled from the man employed by Tyler’s father.

On top of that, they are involved in a murder, not that it matters a lot since they are suspected terrorists.

Warning: Spoilers ahead.

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Big Brother UK 8 Day 24


Chanelle and Ziggy are back together, or so it seems.

Ziggy and Carole have been punished for passing secret messages. They aren’t allowed to write on anything but the chalkboard.

The HM had another task, I Object, in which they had to describe the object that represented them the most and receive criticism from the other HM.

Warning: Spoilers ahead.

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Big Brother UK 8 Day 23

Now that Liam has won 100000£, Nicky and Charley are showing off their assets to snare the lad. Liam says that he plans on paying his little brother’s university fees, buying a car for his dad.

Warning: Spoilers ahead.

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