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The latest Scottish referendum twist fills me with despair

There’s no worse cliché than, ‘You couldn’t make it up’. In every single case, you could. You just didn’t. But I have been grasping around for a suitable alternative given … Continue reading

9 September 2014 · 1 Comment

Who is to blame for Jacintha Saldanha’s death?

A witch-hunt is not the right reaction to the royal prank tragedy The word tragedy is overused but is surely appropriate for the death of Jacintha Saldanha. But for the … Continue reading

8 December 2012 · 5 Comments