There is something about English culture that is self-destructive. We are expert at missing the point and getting proportion wrong. The BBC is one of the most respected news organisation in the world, but we just love pulling it down. And some of those gleefully doing the demolition are precisely…Continue
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After a day of hard meetings I laughed when I got an email with the link to this video. Most of us just moan about things like the budget, but the wife of the Dean of Wakefield got creative and made the point much more effectively.
The work never ceases and the diary never slims. But, in the margins of all this there are some brilliant things going on.
Bradford might be at the heart of today’s news because of George Galloway’s (not exactly surprising) victory in yesterday’s…Continue
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I was going to write something about the 2011 Census and the campaign by the British Humanist Association against the ‘religion’ question. But, then I got back to my office and read George Pitcher’s take on it – and he is funnier than I could be.
Read his blog post (‘The religion control freaks…Continue
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