Tag: bureaucracy

I Think We Need Better Civil Servants…

…because this one’s less Sir Humphrey Appleby and more Private Frazer: What’s this ‘can’t’..? Aren’t we always told how wonderful the UK civil service is? We now know, thanks to YouGov’s poll of Tory party members, the full horrifying scale…

Sure, This’ll Never Backfire…

Brighton College wants students to think critically about the information they are bombarded with every day. Does that include that coming from the college themselves, I wonder? It will be running a programme next years (sic) which will feature the words…

Fine, Heathrow’s Thataway…

…don’t let the departure lounge door hit you in the arse. I think we’ll be able to manage quite well without the services of a … … wait, what is it you do again? Ah. Yes, I think we can…

You Thought Telemarketers Were Bad…

…wait until the medical research community finds out you’re one of the Thirteen: There are 13 people in the world who might be able to provide life-saving treatments for some of the world’s most damaging diseases — but doctors can’t…