Marina Hyde on Dominic Cummings Marina is always good value, but this piece on Cummings is positively Swiftian in its targeted contempt. Here’s how it begins: Perhaps on Sunday you watched the entire nation being lectured on what constitutes fatherly responsibility by Boris John…
The US has the President it deserves From Dave Winer: In The Atlantic Tom Nichols writes that Trump is not a manly president. I don’t particularly care…
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Fledging Day! The Blue Tits in the nesting box outside the kitchen window fledged today. Some of the kids were decidedly dubious about heading out into…
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Get your t-shirt now! From some genius on Twitter. Quote of the Day Social media has given new meaning to “the last post”. Many victims of Covid-19 liv…
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Quote of the Day “In establishing the rule of law, the first five centuries are always the hardest.” Gordon Brown, cited by Paul Romer. The Immoral Equ…
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So what day is it, actually? Seen in a tech company office the other day. Nearly half of Twitter accounts tweeting about Coronavirus are probably bots …
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Quote of the Day “They would like to have the people come off. I’d rather have the people stay [on the ship]. … I would rather because I like the numbe…
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Quote of the Day So, the way we’re dealing with the new coronavirus is the way computer newbies deal with computer viruses. I know because I have suppo…
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