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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 validate their own self-importance erodes my will to live — 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 can now omit vowels and apostrophes with impunity.

  • TTIP, ISDS and the contract mismatch

    · 858 words (munches 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 (laps up 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 (wastes 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    Are opinion polls an outdated tool for determining voter spread?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 (kills 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…

  • Are we really saving time?

    · 881 words (eats up about 4 mins)

    Daylight bloody savings time is upon us once more. That weird tradition where we alter the clocks in order to… well, what the heck do we do it for?

  • BitCoin and the 51% attack vector

    · 459 words (eats up about 3 mins)

    BitCoin has had a rough introduction to the world, and the latest threats will test its staying power. Hold course, keep her steady…