Author: James Higham

The boy who asked why

What’s this we see before our eyes … ?

Has the universe cracked?  Three sensible suggestions in a row from Pink Dave: Forget ‘Cool Britannia’. ‘Rule Britannia’ will bring in tourists, says Cameron Exit Cool Britannia, re-enter Rule Britannia. David Cameron has held out the hope of attracting millions…

Friday the 13th

The good oil from Wiki: The fear of Friday the 13th is called friggatriskaidekaphobia, frigga, meaning “Friday” and triskaidekaphobia, or paraskevidekatriaphobia, a word derived from the concatenation of the Greek words Paraskeví (Παρασκευή, meaning “Friday”), and dekatreís (δεκατρείς, meaning “thirteen”),…

Out of the mouths of tyrants …

Memo for Diversity and Equality Officers – under no circumstances is this ethnic group or age group above to be depicted. Leaving aside the fact that the Iranian First Vice-President is in absolutely no position to criticize anyone in the…

Bond … or had you forgotten?

Let’s assume that we don’t dislike the Bond movies and that Daniel Craig is OK.  Let’s assume that they’ve sorted their problems and another film is on its way.  Let’s assume that we’re invited to script and cast for the…