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Y'know things that are all the rage? Blogs. Everyone has one; or at least had one before Facebook, Twitter and Google+ diluted the realtime pool.

Since I'm nu-old skool — and watching endless streams of people retweeting the decades old picture of that cat with the lime on its head using bit.ly links isn't Like-worthy — I figured why not make a blog? The main difference here compared with other people's blogs is that instead of being limited to one topic, you get a little slice of everything all mashed up. I'm too good to be tweeting.

  • EU exit: the aftermath

    · 1066 words (wastes about 5 mins)

    So the UK narrowly voted to leave the EU yesterday. According to my Facebook stream, the sky is now falling. Can we gain a little perspective please?

  • Cameron the idle

    · 643 words (vacuums up about 3 mins)

    In the face of possible Brexit, I have an alternative theory on David Cameron’s staunch, pro-Europe stance.

  • TTIP, ISDS and the contract mismatch

    · 858 words (devours about 4 mins)

    The proposed trade deals between the US and Europe are shady at best. Shrouded in secrecy until recently, I couldn’t figure why aspects of it were necessary. Until now.

  • The minor majority

    · 1318 words (wastes about 6 mins)

    With another election behind us and all the turmoil and campaigning that’s yet to come, it pays to remember that negativity is not a virtue.

  • First past the opinion poll

    · 989 words (sucks up about 5 mins)

    Are opinion polls an outdated tool for determining voter spread? Should they be abolished to allow greater political freedom?

  • Another election, another waste of time?

    · 1431 words (laps up about 7 mins)

    In the blue corner we have a wannabe megalomaniac, in the red corner a guy who looks like he has special needs. Decisions decisions…