This is not good

Firstly, the Bannon resignation has shocked Trump’s base and Twitter is awash with it all. Far more worrying to me is the way social media is being trolled. Three examples: 1. My gmail has started giving me suggested replies to…

A crisis of Faith

It had to happen – watching her charging around in Charlottesville, I thought – oh dear, this is not going to end well. There are four aspects: 1. Faith Goldy in Charlottesville 2. Faith and the Daily Stormer 3. Ezra’s…

More Women as Magistrates!

Hurrah..? A majority of magistrates are women but the sustained increase in their numbers may be concealing a reduction of social diversity on the bench, the national chair of the Magistrates Association has suggested. The latest statistics show that 54%…

Because They Don’t ‘Love Animals’…

…they hate people: Billed as the ‘Animal Magic of the 21’st Century’, the 15-part series is due to air on Monday and features real creatures with computer-generated mouths to give a realistic impression that they are actually talking. Beginning in…

Too late the day

As one commentator wrote in 2014:- Out of curiosity, I drove up to Regent and then down and along the new peninsular road, which is under rehabilitation. Leicester Peak is now rid of all forest cover and vegetation, and has been left naked…