Monthly Archives: January 2013

My new (old) Speccy – Does it work?

The answer is yes, and no! I had no problem tuning my LCD TV into the Spectrum’s UHF signal (my TV has an old analogue tuner as well as DVB-T)… Unfortunately some of the keys do not work, specifically q, … Continue reading

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My new (old) Speccy – First look

So, as part of my 8 bit Mid-life crisis, I bought this 48K Sinclair Spectrum off ebay: Listed as untested but was working last time it was used (probably 30 years ago!). Anyway, bugger it, I went for it and … Continue reading

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8 Bit Mid-life Crisis

Ok, so I realised last week that I am going to turn 44 this year. Shit the bed, how did that happen? Then I started reminiscing about my youth (yoof!) and of course like most spotty oiks when I were … Continue reading

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Ant words

Some words of widsom from Ant, aged 23 months… Pebba beah – Peppa Pig Dot Mummy/Daddy – Stop Yayah – Taylor Elp mee Woofwoof – Wallace & Gromit Bye bye Mummy/Daddy Ohkay No Nee-Naw-Nee-Naw Cuggle Mummy/Daddy – Cuddle Sozajee – … Continue reading

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