Um I can't see a question here begging to be answered Dave, Did he make his own pancakes? Sure he did. Or maybe he just ate a banana and some coffee.
As RAH said,
“A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook a tasty meal, fight efficiently, die gallantly.
Specialization is for insects.”
Only unanswered question I see is what do the Chemical Brothers have to do with it. I'm not familiar with their work or thesis. That was by someone username TTFG whom I don't remember at all. Is that what you meant?