Author: The Admin User

Nothing better to do?

Senators Mike Crapo (what’s in a name?), a Republican from Idaho and Kent Conrad, a Democrat from North Dakota are trying to get the word lunatic removed from the statute books because it is a, get this, old fashioned word.…

Cornovii Free State

Who here plays the Sims? Probably not many and only the girls. If you don’t know it is a simulation of society, you get to follow and influence your own Sim person. A bit like paying with dollies, but you…

London women and bicycles

From the London Weekly Standard, via Mark Wadsworth: Not forgetting this one, which is pretty heroic: or should that be “heroinic”?

ECJ talks sense on copyright

Football match fixture list copyright claim rejected It seems to me an outrage that the football people think that they can copyright their own league time tables, this is all public knowledge. There are old English cases on this, a…

Thought for the day

Much of the social history of the Western world over the past three decades has involved replacing what worked with what sounded good. In area after area – crime, education, housing, race relations – the situation has gotten worse after…