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Waiting for Godot (if Godot was a bus)

Buses that never come - winter fun at its best.

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28th Jan 2011
Alexander Hay
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Age UK Internet Champion of the Year 2011: A view up the tower

This year's Age UK Internet Champion awards had two winners, two runners-up and a very nice view.

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27th Jan 2011
Alexander Hay
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The Dope Show

Marijuana stinks in more ways than one.

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24th Jan 2011
Alexander Hay
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Failtrack

Our awful rail companies strike again, but we must share the blame with them and the government.

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20th Jan 2011
Alexander Hay
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How Alzheimer's is reported: Badly

A quick glance of the news reveals how awful coverage of this condition, and our attitudes towards it, can be...

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18th Jan 2011
Alexander Hay
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Queueing will be the death of us

A national obsession is also our national downfall

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17th Jan 2011
Alexander Hay
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Daily Mail nice to Gordon Brown shock!

Having helped show him the door, a certain newspaper is now trying to be more cosy.

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22nd Nov 2010
Alexander Hay
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The problem with being right

Six months ago I predicted that Prince William and Kate Middleton would announce their engagement.

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17th Nov 2010
Anthony Page
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In the midst of a New World Order

Those of you who keep up with current affairs will have noticed a distinct shift of emphasis from the news media recently. All the news from the Far East is upbeat and very positive, whilst the news from the West is full of caution and caveats. In other words, not quite doom and gloom but pretty close.

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16th Nov 2010
Anthony Page
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You can't make people good

As Iain Duncan Smith denounces worklessness as a 'sin', the thorny issue of politics and morals surfaces again.

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15th Nov 2010
Alexander Hay
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Cameron accepts that size matters!

Domestic politics is so passé. David Cameron is off playing international statesman and trying desperately not to mention the appalling human rights record of his hosts (China).

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11th Nov 2010
Anthony Page
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Foreign aid too costly for Britain

Having forked out £billions in aid in 2009, UK politicians and commentators are questioning the value of boosting emerging economies such as Vietnam, India and China. And I agree with them!

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8th Oct 2010
Anthony Page


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