Year: 2009

February 24, 2009

Further to my previous post, it turned out that LiveJournal’s handling of custom domains wasn’t as clever as I’d hoped. As a result, I’ve reverted back to Blogger as my main blog.

February 23, 2009

Since January, my blog, hosted at Blogger, has been mirrored to this LiveJournal account. The mirroring process has worked without a hitch, but I’ve become dissatisfied that although the articles on both sites are the same, I haven’t found a way to do the same for any comments made.

February 11, 2009

This is possibly a common occurrence for people with more common surnames, but Googling my name – as you do – I’ve just discovered that there is another Chris Malme in the world. Quite weird, but I felt obliged to drop him an email and…

February 10, 2009

I haven’t spoken about this up to now, as I didn’t want to spoil any surprises.At the end of November, last year, Mike Whitaker asked me if I would play drums for a live dramatic performance of the "Before The Dawn" song series (or, at…

February 10, 2009

Eating Well – A Diet Blog February 10, 2009 8:52 A.M. Weight: 357.6 lbs. This weekend I went to a filk (science fiction/music) convention, which is held each year in February. Normally when I go away to these things, I don’t worry too much about…

January 30, 2009

I had to make a business trip to Liverpool this week, and had an evening to kill. I was fortunate to wonder along to the Liverpool 1 Odeon, just as Seven Pounds was about to start. I don’t want to say too much about it,…

January 23, 2009
January 21, 2009

On the 16th of May 2008 the High Court ruled that MPs’ expenses must be published under the Freedom of Information Act. As a result, the Government has come up with a draft Freedom of Information (Parliament) Order 2009, which is being voted on tomorrow.…

January 21, 2009

Have just discovered that the Menier Chocolate Factory production of Little Shop of Horrors, which received excellent reviews, is due to go on tour during 2009. So far, the closest it comes to here is Cambridge, from March 9 to March 14. I saw a…

January 19, 2009

For the past couple of years, I have celebrated my birthday by doing a show in London with my mum. This year we were joined by my brother, Steve (who has a birthday 6 days later) and his wife Sue. This year’s show was Wicked,…

January 14, 2009

Every now and then, a friend asks "so when are you coming onto LiveJournal?", and seems to be surprised to hear I already have a blog running, on Blogger. The question then turns into "so when are you going to move it over to LiveJournal?"…

January 7, 2009

Eating Well – A Diet Blog: January 7, 2009 6:03 P.M. Weight: 358.0 lbs. Last year, I was taking a small vegetable box from River Nene Organic Vegetables, once a fortnight, which pretty much sorted me out for vegetables. Then my garden started sprouting food,…