Having complained about the performance of my Clie in my last post, the device now refuses to turn on. I hope I just accidentally switched on the voice record feature, and it drained the power; I’ll see in the morning, when I take it into the office.

*To anyone who’s lost, this is a line from Monty Python’s classic “dead parrot” sketch.**

**And yes, despite my generally successful integration into society, at heart I am a geek.