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Franglais and l’anglais chic

February 2, 2005 2

So the French are getting their knickers in a knot over “Franglais” again. Or at least the Audiovisual Council is according to this piece in […]

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Sixty Years On…

January 29, 2005 4

And have we learned nothing? Simon Jenkins takes Charles Clarke to task over at the Times today. He voices the thoughts and fears that have […]

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You Gotta Laugh…

January 29, 2005 0

Over at the NO2ID site is a leader about councils that are resisting the ID card scheme. interestingly they are claiming that ID cards would […]

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Iran Next?

January 28, 2005 3

George Bush is now inaugurated for his second term as President of the USA. Following the debacle of the 2000 elections it seemed then improbable […]

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Happy January 24th

January 25, 2005 2

“If you stumbled out of bed in the dark this morning, fell over the cat, found no milk in the fridge for your porridge, had […]

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What Type of Intelligence?

January 24, 2005 3

I found this via Queenie’s Blog. Your Dominant Intelligence is Linguistic Intelligence You are excellent with words and language. You explain yourself well. An elegant […]

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Vive La France

January 22, 2005 1

Ah, well, that’s this year’s pilgrimage to Olympia. Much the same as last year really. What strikes me is the plethora of aromas that assaults […]

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Traffic, Traffic, Traffic

January 21, 2005 3

I’m training in Croydon this week. I also had an assessment to do in Swindon this morning, so we had a cunning plan. My wife […]

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Taking the Biscuit

January 19, 2005 3

I’ve been aware of the Baptist Pastor Fred Phelps for some time. This man sums up all that is awful about religious extremists in the […]