Monthly Archives: May 2012

A crazy idea

Here’s a thought experiment: just imagine that there is no such thing as money, but everyone keeps on doing what they do now. We turn up for work, keep the lights on, farm the land, make the gadgets. We could … Continue reading

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The course of time

An entry in my diary from last week refers to the arrival of warm air outside! After a very cold winter and bleak spring, it felt wonderful to open the doors and windows to let in the fresh, soft, warm … Continue reading

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Sorry, Harry

You can’t make this stuff up. Harry Windsor has received the 2012 Distinguished Humanitarian Leadership Award for charitable work with wounded soldiers. Since Harry’s billionaire family are supported by British tax-payers to the tune of nearly £200 million a year, … Continue reading

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Cracks in the Rear-View Mirror

Imagine you are driving along at a comfortable speed, maybe 50 or 60 mph, when suddenly a loose tarpaulin flies through the air and completely obscures your forward view! If you are lucky you will be able to see something … Continue reading

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