Category Archives: Links

Friday Links: I was sick again!

Happy Friday! I’ve been busy and sick this week so I haven’t read much and there aren’t many links… Ireland’s controversial centenaries are exposing the divides deepened by Brexit The agony of weekend loneliness: ‘I won’t speak to another human … Continue reading

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Friday Links: The World is Still on Fire

Happy Friday! It’s 202o and the world is on fire, quite literally in Australia and the Amazon. Meghan and Harry’s story is quite the drama, but it’s no abdication crisis. Marina Hyde on the Duke and Duchess of Sussex. I’ve … Continue reading

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Friday Links: The people have spoken….the bastards

Well here we are. It’s not a happy Friday. I haven’t felt this awful about an election since 1992. 45-ish% of the country think that an adulterous liar and his 59 page manifesto is fit to lead the country and … Continue reading

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Monday Miscellany: Birthdays

Happy Monday! Because I missed Friday Links las week they’re below. Other things last week, Ma had a birthday and we (me, Ma, Ben and Lu went to Hawksmoor for lunch which was lovely!) We cleared the allotment, had a … Continue reading

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Friday Links: Election

Happy Friday! I can’t decide if it’s the weather, the month or the election bringing me down. It’s probably all three, here are this week’s links: ‘Twitter blackface’: Why Michael Gove’s Stormzy comments are so egregious Food is where the … Continue reading

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Friday Links: Floods

Happy Friday! The Lib Dems hate Labour more than they hate Brexit The floods have exposed Johnson – he is equal parts reckless, careless and useless Single people are an electoral force in the US. Is the UK following suit? … Continue reading

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Friday Links: Elections are not the answer

Happy Friday! So we’re going to have an election and Trump is interfering in them, anyone remember how outraged Nigel Farage was when Obama expressed his opinion during the referendum? Honestly, I’m so sick of Farage and Johnson and the … Continue reading

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