Tag: You literally could not make it up!

Peelian Principles…

It is the voice-activated device that millions of Britons use to play music, order groceries or check on the weather. Now police are exploring whether an Amazon Echo could be used by victims and witnesses to report crimes without getting…

Not Just Deaf, But Also Tone Deaf…

Deaf people – those whose preferred language is sign and belong to the capital D “Deaf community” – have had to fight for their rights, language and culture against this oppression. In that context, the strong feelings of an unrepresentative…

Compare And Contrast (Yet Again)

When Carl Sinclair saw a drug addict try to steal his car as his wife and three children slept in his Doncaster home, he grabbed a lump hammer, rushed outside in his boxers and punched the burglar to the floor.…

For Those In Peril On The Sea…

  Appel, who has been sailing the Hawaiian islands for a decade, said she had planned the voyage, which should take three weeks, for more than two years but that the pair were perhaps not as prepared as they should…

“Anything You Can Do, I Can Do Better…”

“…I can make the police force a bigger laughing stock than you!” Avon & Somerset were criticised online after sending officers out on patrol wearing nail varnish with one victims’ charity branding the campaign an ‘odd gimmick’. But one man’s…