Author Archives: Leefe Hicks

Schemes Cobra couldn’t achieve, but the banks are trying

G.I. Joe’s Cobra has some mad schemes, like replacing all the money with it’s own. It should have become a bank, and things might work out better. Continue reading

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Why you don’t space people in a closed ecosystem #The100

Having just watched the first episode of The 100, I felt the need to write about one flaw of the episode. Why are they spacing people they don’t like? It’s a waste of resources. I can see the rational for … Continue reading

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Surry Hills lanes in the rain (photo collection)

Back lanes of Surry Hills wet after the rain. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

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Construction site squeezed into Chippendale behind Central Park, Sydney

Inner city Sydney seem to be full of construction sites building apartment blocks, or converting old buildings into them. Here is a shot of one construction site squeezed between buildings in Chippendale, with cranes overhead.

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Light and shadow play on lanes in Surry Hills (photo collection)

Walking round the back lanes of Surry Hills at lunch time, looking at the lines of light and shadow falling across them. 1

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City of Sydney Council warning users to give way to ET overhead #photo

Around Sydney there are more signs to remind pedestrians about cyclists. Amongst there I found a few telling pedestrians to be aware of Extra-Terrestrials over head. I mean, what else would a bicycle displayed above the people mean? (If this … Continue reading

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LEGO – Everything is Awesome!!!, for 5 hours?

Having just watched the LEGO movie, and thoroughly enjoyed it, I thought it would be fun to create a Spotify playlist Emmet would enjoy. Continue reading

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Lines to infinity on Central Station (no, not the queues) #photo

Lines of light and shadow on the platform extending to a point at infinity. Central Station, Sydney

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Changes on NSW public Transport tickets due to Opal cards

Opal cards are changing the way public transport ticketing works in NSW. Some questions I have about how this affects pensioners and families. Continue reading

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Premier’s Reading Challenge (PRC) and related goodies

The Premier’s Reading Challenge is on in many Australian states. But the App only works in Windows 8, is in US English and suggests you also get the Lotto App. Continue reading

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