After the recent deal to increase America’s debt limit, a lot of Democrats in Congress and some political pundits complained about the Republicans. They complained about how unreasonable Republicans were, how irresponsible they were, how unwilling to compromise and how they were will to take the nation to the brink of catastrophe to get their[...]
This little tale isn’t really going to go anywhere; there’s no twist at the end nor a thought provoking moral lesson. But what took place this morning was somewhat unusual, so I thought I’d write it down in the hope that it may turn to be interesting or even funny. I’ve also not posted in a little while and this is all that I’ve got.[...]
Judge for yourself.[...]
I learned to ride a bike at 30. Deal with it.[...]
In the next few days I will move into what will be the fifteenth house that I call home. This includes one residence that I can’t remember at all as I was very young at the time but I have no reason to doubt those that tell me that I definitely lived there.
When you have lived in that many houses it gets to the point where a new place is not really a new home, it’s just a place in which you are currently based. But what is a home and is it important?[...]
Next Thursday will see teachers across the country go on strike in an effort to stop the government’s proposed changes to their pensions. Under the government’s plans, teachers will pay 50% more into their pension each month, that’s an extra £80 to £130 each month. In return teachers will get a smaller pension, potentially a[...]
It’s that time of year again, to make sure you get the card in the last post or to give him a call on Sunday to say sorry for forgetting to send a card – again; it’s Father’s Day.
But for some of us Father’s Day isn’t something that we’re ever part of, it’s for other people.[...]