Random Excuse Generator

For those of us with a professional interest in procrastination theory the news from Australia that Henry Hoke’s Random Excuse Generator has been recreated brings a welcome injection of optimism amid falling financial markets, slipped deadlines, and stumbling projects. This short film produced by Mark Thomson, Research Director at the Institute for Backyard Studies, explains:

National Shed Week

Next week is National Shed Week and voting for 2008’s Shed of the Year closes on Friday. Go and vote now, right here.

Meanwhile, for the benefit of Caroline Smailes, who has shed envy, here’s a picture of my shed earlier this Spring.