Monthly Archives: April 2006

I can only think of things I can think of

As Alonso sat behind Schumacher to begin yet another lap of the 2006 San Marino Grand Prix, I believe his thoughts were probably echoing what Randy had said in last week’s episode of My Name is Earl: ‘Damn it! I … Continue reading

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Imola predictions

So predictions please? Is this a classic of Alonso mind game tactics in saying that it will be hard to beat Ferrari here? Is Ferrari talking a big game by saying that the improvements have been genuine? Was Button’s retirement … Continue reading

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A Man Riding a Dragon Throwing Wolves at Maggots (or, what’s wrong with Rubens)

The title to this post comes from the latest edition of the Scary Movie franchise, and is in fact the only good line in an otherwise awful film. I think, however, that it neatly identifies the problem Rubens has at … Continue reading

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Feeling Bullish

Why are drivers, managers, teams etc. always described as ‘bullish’ before the next race/season? I thought this was just a joke in the F1 Manager game, but journalists really do use it, all the time (the latest: Schumacher feeling bullish). … Continue reading

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Danica has no plans for F1

Indy Racing League star Danica Patrick says she does not see herself crossing the Atlantic to race in Formula 1 any time soon.http://www.itv-f1.com/News_Article.aspx?PO_ID=35595&PO=35595 Danica may have been put off by the big farore that took place at the American Grand … Continue reading

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Ayrton Senna interviewed by Jackie Stewart

Ayrton Senna interviewed by Jackie Stewart:Jackie Stewart asks Ayrton Senna about his frequent contact with other drivers. Senna: If you no longer go for a gap that exists, you are no longer a racing driver.

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Cisco engineer gets prize for longest commute

In an article in a US website a guy has won a prize for having the longest commute. Cisco engineer gets prize for longest commute:Mariposa resident Dave Givens makes a 186-mile drive — each way — five days a week … Continue reading

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