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Look what we’ve done? Look what you didn’t do!

The Remainers are not at all happy. Angry, table-thumping accusations of criminal irresponsibility on the part of those who voted Leave are flying thick and fast, Charlotte Church being just the tip of the iceberg: @jamesstopford the leave campaign was IMO criminally dishonest. — Charlotte Church (@charlottechurch) July 4, 2016 The general thrust of all … Continue reading

Hay, there
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Hay, there

The riots started slowly with the homeless and the lowly Then they spread into the heartland towns that never get a wristband      – Paul Simon, Wristband Wristbands were an innovation this year for the How The Light Gets In festival at Hay. I know this because I had to ask for them eighty times … Continue reading

We live in a finite head— ‘peak reason’ may already be here
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We live in a finite head— ‘peak reason’ may already be here

Alec Baldwin, the American actor, is of course right to say that climate denialism is a mental illness: However, Psychology Today author Jean M Twenge Ph.D. points out that Alec Baldwin himself is mentally ill, suffering as he obviously does from intense narcissism. She writes: Not every narcissist who gets thrown off a plane makes the news, … Continue reading