Tag Archives: humour

Seen at Island Bay supermarket

What were they thinking? This has scared a few customers on their way out. It kind of creeps into your peripheral vision… Looks like a refugee from a Chucky movie… I sure the arms were upright yesterday…

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Pi to eat

          Seen at WEGC. I thought this was quite clever. It ran to about 40 decimal places.  

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Stand up desk on the cheap

Schools cannot afford stand up desks so you have to improvise. A good use for old text books… Strangely the students are not so keen on the idea.

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One use for old text books

Apart from using old text books as door stops (I do) they can also be used to teach posture. One student managed it for an entire lesson. Note: We don’t really teach posture but sometimes I think we should.

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Students….Don’t overestimate the user

New user calls support staff early one morning, complaining that his computer won’t power up even though everything is plugged in just as it was the night before. Tech walks down to check it out, finds the user pressing the … Continue reading

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Bags in bins – unintended consequences

Half joking i told the class if I spot a phone it goes in the bag, and the bag goes in the bin. Year 9 students seemed to like that concept and before long the bin was full of cell … Continue reading

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Health and safety… nanny state?

Spotted in Southgate. They are building a fence on a flat and accessible section. How dangerous! My pick for top hazard is “insects” and the mitigation is wear long clothing. Why not list sun burn? This reminded me of the … Continue reading

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