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Why 'Posh People' exposes the new British class struggle

On Monday, BBC2 aired a programme called “Posh People: Inside Tatler.” This hour- long love in of the British aristocracy gave the average plebeian a voyeuristic look at their class superiors. 824 more words


The Immigration Speech Cameron should give

Tomorrow Cameron is going to seek to deflect from the news that he has spectacularly missed his arbitrary and nonsensical immigration target. I expect it will be ghost written by Migration Watch and aimed at UKIP supporters. 223 more words


An Admission - of sorts

A recent New York Times article (November 11, 2014) stated that:

Yet the growing body of data — maps, atlases and so-called connectomes that show linkages between cells and regions of the brain — represents a paradox of progress, with the advances also highlighting great gaps in understanding.

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L. Ron Hubbard

Twins become dads on the same day, at the same hospital

Twin brother Jeromme and Jarelle beat 150,000-1 odds to become dads on the same day at the same hospital by the same midwife after their partners gave birth on Monday November 24th. 312 more words


Policing the internet: a dishonest and vacuous policy

Earlier this week, putting the finishing touches to my book on regulating the internet, i toyed with a paragraph about how vacuous, uninformed, and basically stupid was average parliamentary response to internet issues. 211 more words


The Loss of the Thankless

“It is literally true, as the thankless say, that they have nothing to be thankful for.  He who sits by the fire, thankless for the fire, is just as if he had no fire.  25 more words


Cameron dismisses concerns over Serco's Yarl's Wood contract

David Cameron dismissed concerns raised by Karl Turner MP at PMQs today about Serco being controversially awarded a new £70m contract to continue running Yarl’s Wood detention centre. 391 more words