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Car upgrade and meme

Woohoo. Decided last night it was about time I upgraded the car stereo to something with an aux-in so I could use my MP3 jukebox in the car without resorting to FM transmitters with occasionally crappy quality, especially as next project may entail lots of driving to Reading for a couple of months. Only meant to pop along to the local Halfords to see what was available but they offered to fit it there and then. Yep, that definitely sounds much better. Only downside is that the new stereo doesn't have an input for the steering wheel controls :-(

Anyway, so, beware all who travel in my car - I now have 60Gb of my tastes in music with which to torture you!

Meme, stolen from tlanti:

FACTS OF FOUR

Four jobs I have had in my life
  • Software engineer, start-up data comms and networking company
  • General manager, small games software developer
  • Telecoms expenditure analyst
  • strategy and technology consultant for various consulting firms


Four movies I would watch over and over
  • Aliens
  • Before Sunrise/Before Sunset
  • The Killer
  • Escape From New York


Four places I have lived
  • Ventiane, Laos
  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Taipei, Taiwan
  • East Finchley, North London


Four TV shows I love to watch
  • Babylon 5
  • Battlestar Galactica (new version only!)
  • Blake's 7
  • China Beach


Four Books I read over and over
  • The Dilbert Principle by Scott Adams
  • Complexity by Mitchell Waldrop
  • Red Storm Rising by Tom Clancy
  • Microserfs by Douglas Coupland


Places I've been on holiday
  • Vietnam
  • Peru
  • Malta
  • Brazil


Web sites I visit almost daily


Four of my favorite foods
  • A medium-rare Argentinian or Brazilian steak, washed down with lots of caiprinhas
  • Cod and chips
  • Lamb jalfrezi
  • Apple crumble with custard


Four places I would rather be right now
  • Kuala Lumpur
  • Hong Kong
  • Budapest
  • Prague
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