Who Governs? June 2017 Edition

Who Governs? June 2017 Edition

A quick synopsis of the UK General Election, prepared by ‘hateful tory scum’.  Your mileage may vary.   This six minute audio summarises the UK general election in a way even Donald Trump would… Click To Tweet Transcript Who governs? The UK General...
The DUP

The DUP

It's a scandal that Theresa May threw away a parliamentary majority on a shot-to-nothing. Click To Tweet When the music’s over, turn out the lights, Jim Morrison intones, as Kensington (fucking Kensington) goes red on the election map.  This has been, I...
Trading liberty for safety

Trading liberty for safety

Benjamin Franklin’s most serially abused quotation “Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety.” (Reply to the Governor, 11 Nov 1755) gets thrown around like a cheap bromide...
The Ban Hammer

The Ban Hammer

There were a number of inevitabilities about the decision by US President Donald Trump to restrict travel to and through the USA last week. First and foremost, it was inevitable that he would do it. He has been signposting the restriction for months before the US...

Review: Microsoft Surface Pro 3

I know the Surface Pro 3 was released last year.  I also know that it’s due to be replaced with the Surface Pro 4.  I don’t particularly care, since I know that between now and the launch of the successor model, people will want to know how this device...