2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health:

Healthy blog!

The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Wow.

Crunchy numbers

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A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 5,100 times in 2010. That’s about 12 full 747s.

In 2010, there were 201 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 202 posts. There were 308 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 191mb. That’s about 6 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was November 8th with 184 views. The most popular post that day was Remake of classic science-fiction.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were,,,, and

Some visitors came searching, mostly for, rowland jones italy, rowland jones, sherlock holmes syndrome, and sherlock syndrome.

Attractions in 2010

These are the posts and pages that got the most views in 2010.


Remake of classic science-fiction November 2010


Rowland Jones December 2008


‘My Imaginary Lives’ August 2010


What is RAM? April 2010


RAM Exhibition April 2010


Remake of classic science-fiction

Yesterday I was an extra in a remake of Logan’s Run . . . that’s how it seemed, anyway.

I was an a huge self-contained ‘village’ surrounded by young smiling people and we were all surrounded  by brightly coloured ‘objects of desire’. We all followed the directions, clutching pencils and pieces of paper, hoping to acquire our dream before the time of Carousel.

The weather was awful, and the outdoors when we finally escaped was more than reminiscent of the opening of Blade-Runner, with Harrison Ford with his collar turned up against the rain . . . . . . . . . .  . . . . . .

So anyway that was my rainy Sunday at Ikea . . .