Tag Archives: The Guardian

The Cluelessness Of Cameron

If you live in the UK, you must by now know how awful our government is, and how utterly clueless our Prime Minister is. If you don’t know, read this (The Guardian). George Monbiot outlines how out of touch David Cameron … Continue reading

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Is Today Back To The Future Day?

The answer to this is finally YES! Today is Back to the Future day! Great Scott! The Back to the Future trilogy is an amazing set of films, and if you haven’t seen them, you’re missing out. What’s special about October … Continue reading

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Save Our Contracts

Save Our Contracts. Great song about the awful contract that Jeremy Hunt wanted to impose on junior doctors of the NHS. Luckily, 53,000 junior doctors threatening strike action stopped it. For now. Live version, taken at the protests in London, can be seen … Continue reading

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Ada Lovelace Day

October 13th is Ada Lovelace Day. This day is an international celebration of the achievements of women in science, technology, engineering, and maths (STEM). Why does this day matter though? Suzi Gage explains it over at The Guardian. It’s all about … Continue reading

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Obama, Visibly Upset, Responds To Oregon Shooting

This speech by Obama is heartbreaking, infuriating, and excellent. You can really tell how angry and infuriated he is at the current state of gun violence and gun laws in the US, and how powerless he is to change it … Continue reading

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The Language Of Crosswords

I really like doing quick crosswords. I attempt the Guardian’s quick crossword everyday, and generally finish it. However, I am utterly clueless about cryptic crosswords. Crosswords have their own language, and it’s actually quite fascinating to read about. Over at … Continue reading

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2015 Perseids Meteor Shower

It’s that time of year again! The 2015 Perseid meteor shower will peak from tonight onwards. For more information on the Perseids, check out the following articles: BBC. The Guardian. Earth Sky. Despite it being near optimal conditions to view … Continue reading

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