About The Site

Welcome to my website. I started it as kind of a record of the random things I try to look-up and find out. You see, I often invest a lot of energy into finding out whatever near-pointless fact or idea it is that I’m wondering about at any particular time. I can’t help it – I was encouraged by my parents to take great pleasure in finding things out – a bit like the start of 300, but with more Encyclopaedia Britannica and less wolves.

I thought it an interesting experiment to write these things down ….

As for the naming of the site; my father is a taxi driver and I have inherited his stereotypical cabie need to talk to anyone about a thousand random subjects. This will likely mean that my site will have a dozen different topics and likely make little or no coherent sense. Much like a conversation with a taxi driver …