It was uncharacteristically bright up here last night too - I blamed the weather (or Tony Blair, or the elves).
Love Speckled Hen, but only generally drink it in the comfort of my own home. It's one of my "feet up relaxing" real ales.
In other news, do you think that your "type numbers / letters into" is a bit overkill? I've seen people doing much simpler http://www.bloomfield.me.uk/entries/002644.htm http://martinlittle.com/thinkthin/2007/02/03/141211.php#comments
The Bots aren't clever enough to read the question, and it's easier than trying to type a random set of numbers and letters (especially if you are a regular).
php: Old programming language of the web, how I used to make my living.