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UK General Election 2015 – Who I’m voting for and why

I’ve had a look over the policies of various parties.  Excluding parties which only address a specific part of the UK, and excluding those policies which were very obviously written by the parties to pander to their core voters, here’s … Continue reading

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UK General Election 2015

View image | gettyimages.com It’s the same story every time. The newspapers and TV news shows churn out sensationalist headlines, celebrities are roped in to stand up on their soap box and pretend to make their own emotional pleas.  We … Continue reading

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August 2015

ugust 2015 is going to be a special month for me. This is because I’ve just graduated from my CELTA course, and I’m applying for a teaching job abroad.  If it works then I’ll be off to Tokyo to teach … Continue reading

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Replacing the hard drive on my laptop

Imminent hard drive failure I got a worrying message on my laptop the other day. It said that there was a fault on my 500GB hard disk, that I should stop using it and get it repaired or replaced.  A … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Land of Confusion

Today, the people at Daily Prompt ask us “Which subject in school did you find impossible to master? Did math give you hives? Did English make you scream?” For me, that would be maths.   See that scrawl of mathematical … Continue reading

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Imagining the Tenth Dimension – 2012 Version

An illustration of how we relate in an omni-verse of ten dimensions of scientific understanding.  Mind-boggling.

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Why I don’t like IQ tests

I just tried an IQ test on the BBC website, which was tied in with a show they did a while back in 2007 called ‘Test the Nation‘. The test is laid out in a quick-fire format, in a series … Continue reading

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