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Dumb regulation

2 minute read

As should be clear from some of my previous posts, I think that some areas of our economy are in need of regulation; others distinctly less so. Her...

Torres on football clubs: “Romance is dead”

4 minute read

[HAPPY UPDATE: Well, well, well... What do you know? Perhaps romance isn't dead! Headline this morning: Torres endures nightmare debut as Liverpool regain ol...

To the heart of the Euro crisis!

less than 1 minute read

Well, maybe not the heart... Pancreas perhaps? After seriously hacking to sort out the correct visa (I <3 immigration bureaucracies), I'm off to Portugal!...

Exploitation and Industrialisation

3 minute read

In the comments thread of the Meat and Veg(etarianism) post, I drew a parallel between the ethical treatment of animals and the banning of child labour. That...