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New technology and cows on the M4

July 30th, 2010 (10:34 pm)
okay

current mood: okay
current song: Love Me Two Times-Doors

After sneering at them for as long as possible, I finally bought a TomTom last weekend. It got me to a friend's housewarming at an unfamiliar location, and last night it got me to West Kensington. New car plus new electronic navigator (I love the way she says 'roundabout' - it's the one with the Irish accent) FTW. The return trip from London would have been just as trouble free had not some cows managed to wander onto the M4 just before Chippenham, causing everyone to have a mid-drive rest break.

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Posted by: Enid W (enidw)
Posted at: July 31st, 2010 04:13 pm (UTC)

They do cause havoc on the country lanes of Devon - we get big European lorries stuck in our village regularly.

Posted by: Teacake (badasstronaut)
Posted at: August 1st, 2010 03:34 pm (UTC)

I suppose it's important to temper their use with some independent thought too. But so far I'm finding it very helpful.

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