Author Archives: John

Repetition, Repetition, Repetition

As we move into Week 2 and get more information, it appears that a major theme in The Prisoner is repetition (a long with reflection and recursion I hope). Before I start thinking about the audio assignments, I knocked up a few gifs from The Chimes of Big Ben: I repeat a well trod playflow. […]

Watch Repeat, Don’t Repeat

Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. George Santayana I’ve got news for Mr. Santayana: we’re doomed to repeat the past no matter what. That’s what it is to be alive. ― Kurt Vonnegut I though I was hitting week one in the village running, I’ve already, settled in, done a […]


Here is the village there is a constant battle to avoid giving any information away. From a ds106 Assignments should come with information, a prisoner106 dilemma? To start making good the many assignments with a lack of supporting information here, I’ve made a few brief tests on exporting gifs and the dither and loss settings. […]

A Visit to the Office

Since I arrived at the village, I’ve done little but stayed in my room dreaming and listening to the radio. Today I visited the office for the first time, picking up my badge, rather hynotic, and essential supplies (fonts and the like). I filled out my information card too (click to expand), taking the time […]

Dreaming of Tina

Last night Tina put an idea in my head. We escaped Then have a radio road trip: Rocking along to #DS106Radio When I woke up I rubbed my eyes and went to the window: No information, this assignment is not a number. (I miss the opportunity to change the car number plate…) Update: I remembered […]