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Four Things: Meme hell

24th January 2006

Gee, thanks Jon. We all hate memes, yet we all respond. As usual, no idea where it began, but I’ll waste some valuable time on it. Let the infection spread…

Four jobs I’ve had in my life
  1. Newspaper money collector
  2. Saturday job for club promoter
  3. Tobacconist and wine salesman
  4. Barman at All Bar One in Leicester Square, London
Four movies I can watch over and over
  1. The Empire Strikes Back
  2. School Of Rock
  3. Raiders Of The Lost Ark
  4. Cold Fever
Four places I have lived
  1. Sunderland, England
  2. London, England
  3. Reykjavik, Iceland
  4. Cardiff, Wales
Four TV shows I love to watch
  1. Any good music shows
  2. Lost/X-Factor/Big Brother - any car-crash crap really
  3. Match Of The Day
  4. Anything with Fred Dibnah in it.
Four places I have been on vacation
  1. Paris, France
  2. Landmannalaugar, Iceland
  3. Dartmoor, England
  4. Lake District, England
Four of my favourite dishes
  1. Chicken marinaded in lime and coriander
  2. Sweet and Sour Pork (Cantonese style)
  3. Egg and chips
  4. Chocolatey stuff
Four websites I visit daily
  1. BBC News
  2. Stylegala
  3. Poptones
  4. Pixelsurgeon
Four places I would rather be right now
  1. Reykjavik, Iceland
  2. Lhasa, Tibet
  3. Melbourne, Australia
  4. New Zealand
Four bloggers I am tagging
  1. Rick Ellis
  2. Gareth Rushgrove
  3. Ben Ward
  4. Veerle Pieters

Why, who wants to know?

Responses

# Rick responded on 24th January 2006 with...

I guess this means I have to blow the dust off my blog…

# Simon Collison responded on 25th January 2006 with...

Even Ben Ward hasn’t posted his response yet! Is this the end of the meme as we know it. Are we finally too tired of it all?

# Veerle Pieters responded on 25th January 2006 with...

I just fulfilled my duties :o)

# Alexander Berglund responded on 26th January 2006 with...

Did you know both you and John Oxton tagged Ben Ward and that Ben has already posted his share?

# Simon Collison responded on 26th January 2006 with...

Man, he’s ahead of the game these days. Teach me not to look past his latest post. The boy is too prolific…

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