The trick of keeping Tricky Dicky's laws going
Aren’t politicians coy when it comes to drugs – and drink? If you live in UK, tonight’s news will remind you of the capitalistic approach to drugs selling (not that it is put quite that way), and the worry about large numbers - almost 25,000 - sleeping on the streets here.
Quaffing pancakes for 600 years - at least
It's pancake day today so it goes without saying that you'll have enjoyed one (or two) of these delights.
Leaping up for a cry in the night
I had hardly fallen asleep when a woman's scream filled the bedroom. Perhaps inspired by some knight of old, I leaped from under the duvet ready to come to the aid of the fair maiden.
Depressing the new press man
A strange memory link happened today involving smoking, and the former secretary general of the United Nations Kofi Annan, and one of the most painful moments of my teen years.