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Apply water to burnt area

Labour will lift women up, not hold them back. Because we are the party of equality. — Anneliese Dodds This morning you told the British public you literally can’t define what a woman is. What’s the plan, lift up random … Continue reading

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Any sufficiently advanced bureaucracy …

Any sufficiently advanced bureaucracy is indistinguishable from incompetence. Yes, this is a riff on Clarke’s third law and I think it is the most consistent explanation of a lot of phenomena that we see in the world. It doesn’t have to … Continue reading

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Conscience

No award or honour, no matter my admiration for the person for whom it was named, means so much to me that I would forfeit the right to follow the dictates of my own conscience. — J.K. Rowling This is … Continue reading

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The absent-minded ‘like’

I was going to write a follow-up to yesterdays post, but a far better writer has a more important piece today, which, believe it or not, is related: On one occasion, I absent-mindedly ‘liked’ instead of screenshotting. That single ‘like’ … Continue reading

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Harry Potter kan selv

J.K. Rowling – eller rettere blot Joanne Rowling, hvilket er hendes fulde navn, er uden tvivl en gigant i bogmarkedet med over 400 millioner bøger solgt. Med Pottermore gør hun nu alle læsere og sandsynligvis også hele forlagsbranchen en kæmpe … Continue reading

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