Archive for May, 2007

Queen’s Day, story of an answering machine

Saturday, May 5th, 2007

answering_machine_sm.jpgOn Queen’s Day, when the whole city is a flea market, I suddenly saw the fossil of an answering machine I’d had in the mid-1990′s. Its simple and highly usable interface seemed foolproof at the time – but it was no match for my roommate, who managed to use it to stage one of my most embarrassing moments. (more…)