Monthly Archives: August 2011

La Vuelta 2011 – Stage 11

Stage Details: Tonight is stage 11, Verín to Estación de Esquí Alto de la Manzaneda, 167km Often bypassed by the Vuelta, Galicia is back on the race route with a cluster of tough stages, starting with this one that concludes … Continue reading

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La Vuelta 2011 – Stage 10 (ITT)

Stage Details: Tonight is stage 10, Salamanca to Salamanca, 47km (ITT) Once a fixture around the mid-point of almost every grand tour, it now seems strange to find a long time trial in the middle of the Vuelta. At 47km, … Continue reading

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Music Monday #073 – The Rocky Horror Picture Show

After last week’s visit to the Blues Brothers, how can we not follow up this week with another Cult favourite? That’s right, this week we have The Rocky Horror Picture Show. The Rocky Horror Picture Show The Rocky Horror Picture … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2011-08-29)

In brief: * Google+ Poses Corporate IT Security And Compliance Issues (2011-Aug-30) [Forbes] * Do not dismiss the humble donut (2011-Aug-31) [The Age] Melbourne’s best donuts … and where to find them * Apple deal is rotten: teachers (2011-Aug-31) [The … Continue reading

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Doctor Who – Season 6, Pt.2

As we already have new trailer for the rest of season six, and a prequel for S6E8; Description: The truth about River Song is out and the time has come for the Doctor to face his greatest demons. Venturing across … Continue reading

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La Vuelta 2011 – Stage 09

Stage Details: Tonight is stage 09, Villacastín to La Covatilla 183.0km After the previous day’s brutally steep conclusion, today’s leg brings a more traditional summit finish on the Covatilla climb. The stage mainly stays in the shadow of the Sierra … Continue reading

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La Vuelta 2011 – Stage 08

Stage Details: Tonight is stage 08, Talavera de la Reina to San Lorenzo de El Escorial, 177.3km The race’s second weekend brings two very different mountain stages. The first heads through the home region of 2008 Tour de France winner … Continue reading

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