Top Five: New Year Hangover Cures

1 01 2010

Now yesterday was Hogmanay, so I trust you are now nursing the mother of all hangovers, so here are my top five sure fire ways to rid yourself of it, or at least delay it until the 2nd.

1. Watch films you have seen before

Now you may want to watch the frankly hilarious The Hangover (one of my top five films of the year), or maybe whatever is on TV, I have a tradition of watching the original Star Wars trilogy, but whatever you choose it had better be something you’ve seen before. Now the reason for this is your tender head, you don’t want any surprises, you don’t want to have to think, you need to know exactly what is coming. Also means you know you’ll enjoy it, so it’s a nice, safe experience.

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Top Five: Best Things About Having a Geek Girlfriend

25 07 2009

As the internet pointed out to me yesterday, I’m living the dream, I may be a colossal geek but my other half is a geek too. She may not be as geeky as me (that would be quite hard) but there are definite plus points, so here are my top five.

1. Star Wars

Mutual appreciation of Star Wars is a must in any relationship, and I don’t go lacking. She knows why the Empire is cooler than the Alliance, she knows why Lucas is God and the Devil, and most importantly, she knows Han shot first.

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