Monthly Archives: December 2010

The Secular Solstice Superlative is here!

Those of you that were here last year may remember Winterval Wonderful. Well, it worked so well that I’ve decided to do it again this year. If you have been paying attention, you may have noticed the new page that … Continue reading

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Wait for it…

Every so often I have a quick Tim Minchin catch up and he never disappoints.

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If bus drivers never made a U-turn…

I’ve never really understood why we demand out politicians be stubborn and inflexible in the face of a constantly changing world.

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Save our BBC?

I’ve just been to the BBC News website for the first time in ages; I’ve been getting my daily fix of world events from all over the place but mostly the Grun, Indie, New Statesman (my new fave), NYTimes, Al … Continue reading

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A quick post about tuition fees

The Government’s website factsonfees needs to be more widely known about. It busts some prevalent myths and makes it clear that, for the vast majority of people, the new system about which we are all so upset is actually better … Continue reading

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What Kraft holes!

Kraft are moving a few key Cadbury jobs to Switzerland so as to avoid paying the UK treasury £60 million in corporation taxes, which is exactly what they did last year with Kraft’s own UK management, so it should have come as no … Continue reading

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