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Angus Patient Expert

San Francisco, California
This blog relates our experience of living with a small child, our daughter, with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia - we hope it will provide comfort and information to others in similar situations to our own as well as being both therapeutic for ourselves and a record of what will be surely a... Full Bio
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SOPA & PIPA - Jan 18 Day of Action by Angus Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer In this post on boingboing Cory Doctorow writes everything I have thought about the SOPA and PIPA legislation currently before the US Congress. I quote in full ... "On J ... Read on »
Travel size paper city Paris by Angus Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer This miniture paper cut-out model of Paris, featuring the Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame, a boulangerie and patisserie as well as people and cars ... it only ... Read on »
Aphorisms XV by Angus Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer "Disobedience was man's Original Virtue" Oscar Wilde Read on »
A new species by Angus Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer We believed that our common octopus here probably belonged to the genus Octopus. However, the Directorate of Livestock, responsible for issuing phyto-sanitary certific ... Read on »
Algebra by Angus Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer My algebra is not what it was in my school days ... but this is very funny! From the Futility Closet : "Faced with the simultaneous equations and a lazy stu ... Read on »
Psychogeography by Angus Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer I'm not a great fan of the term "psychogeography" but it has a pedigree and there seems to be a lack of a suitable alternative to describe human effects on the environment. ... Read on »
Fuck and Bugger ... Bugger and Fuck by Angus Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Fuck CST (our telecomms provider and only ISP) with a redhot poker/crowbar, fuck the power company, fuck this or that client who hasn't paid, fuck you Angus and fuck you Mor ... Read on »
Gertrude Stein by Angus Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer From the Futility Closet ... "When Bennett Cerf published Gertrude Stein’s Geographical History of America or the Relation of Human Nature to the Human Mind in 1936, h ... Read on »
Public Service Announcement by Angus Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer "Outdoor cats risk injury, disease, or getting hit by cars and millions of small birds and and other animals are killed each year by outdoor cats. Your outdoor cat can fi ... Read on »
Reply from MAFIAA Fire by Angus Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Hey Angus, Thanks for contacting MAFIAAFire! Sure, we are most happy to answer questions about the addons, and tech people can check them out for themselves as well as i ... Read on »
Aphorisms by Angus Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer The Futility Closet is a wonderful source of aphorisms of which my regular readers know I am particularly fond. Two more below ... “Sleep is death enjoyed.” — Friedrich H ... Read on »
SOPA,MAFIAA Fire, Mobile Phones and more by Angus Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Lots has been happening on Internet access and censorship in the last few months.Western/Northern governments have been praising the attributes of social networking sites, s ... Read on »
Free Study by Angus Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Thanks to Futility Closet ... “A man ought to read just as inclination leads him; for what he reads as a task will do him little good.” — Samuel Johnson “Knowledge whi ... Read on »
Photodynamic Therapy by Angus Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer More Quackery? Read on »
Lighters II by Angus Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer So here we have our latest range of cigarette lighters ... whoops, spliff lighters! A little bit racist and anti-Rastifarian methinks ... but I do love the ganja theme! ... Read on »
A Thanksgiving Prayer by Angus Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Thanks for the wild turkey and the passenger pigeons, destined to be shit out through wholesome American guts. Thanks for a continent to despoil and poison. Thanks for In ... Read on »
Black and White by Angus Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer I learned how to play chess as a child and, although I have never forgotten the moves and basic rules, I was never very good at it. And I never had patience for those ne ... Read on »
The Health and Social Care Bill 2011 by Angus Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer As part of its campaign against the UK government's Health and Social Care Bill 2011 (which has unfortunately passed both the House of Commons and House of Lords), 38 Degre ... Read on »
Chewing sticks by Angus Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Another meme - I have been known since adolescence to have a taste for "eating" plastic, particularly ballpoint pens. I could never abide the sickly sweetness of bubble or c ... Read on »
Memes by Angus Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Funny how memes crop up both within and across websites ... and you often don't pick up on them until you're laid up in bed, as I am now, and can do some intensive extensive ... Read on »