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Home Town(s) Rule! · The BBC re­ports that the Economist In­tel­li­gence Unit re­ports that the two best places in the world to live are Van­cou­ver and Mel­bourne. The ac­com­pa­ny­ing pic­ture, fea­tur­ing for­mer Prime Min­is­ter Paul Mart­in, who’s from Québec, with a dorky-looking Moun­tie, is pret­ty lame. But stil­l, there­by hangs a tale ...
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M.C.G. Seat Installation · M.C.G. is short for Mel­bourne Crick­et Ground, which is to crick­et some­thing like Yan­kee Sta­di­um is to base­bal­l. I want there to watch some crick­et, but it got rained out an over and a bit af­ter we got there (saw one LBW on a vi­cious fast bal­l). The M.C.G.’s un­der con­struc­tion and I found out how they put the seats in sta­di­um­s. (Warn­ing: con­tains 6M Quick­Time movie) ...
 
Melbourne, Wed-Thu · On this Oz trip I’ll post ran­dom shots and com­men­tary here, with no theme but place; which for a few more days is Mel­bourne, a very fine city in­deed. In this in­stal­ment but­ton­s, thread, and thoughts on busi­ness mod­el­s ...
 
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