Speaking without thinking

We all do it… Caught a bit of Jeremy Vine on BBC Radio 2 just as he read out a comment seemingly Brexit orientated… “If you like Europe so much then why don’t you go and live there.” Very middle England. It’s hard to believe that people actually say things like this. Apart from the…

Bullseye

A "prominent British scientist" will be the face on the new £50 note. pic.twitter.com/HJP6Jxcs0H — Oonagh (@Okeating) November 2, 2018 Feature image by Howard Lake under this creative commons license

Bowie-The Album That Could Have Been

Bowie was on my musical radar from a young age though I was a bit young to get into Ziggy Stardust. The first Bowie single to grab me was Fame. It certainly had the funk. And that high to low voice scale towards the end. Now that was clever. After Fame was a hit, Bowie’s…