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You can take the girl out of London…

I am so sad.  I know that sounds trite but the events in what I still consider to be my home city are just so appalling, it is hard to be anything but sad.  I spent yesterday evening manning a one-woman Prague-based news station – streaming BBC news via VPN, refreshing my twitter stream,  checking … Continue reading

Never trust a computer you can’t throw out the window

DISCLAIMER: Just a quick note at the outset – in blogging terms what follows is possibly a bit suicidal.   It follows a sort of social-media induced information overload when I was away on holiday. This left me determined to throw my computer out of the window and move to the country to live in a … Continue reading

Liars and Thieves

I am in England at the moment and will be for another week.  I wasn’t going to post anything from my holiday, as the only event that really has my full attention at the moment is the royal wedding.  I know I am in danger of boring a large part of my readership with my … Continue reading

My Year in Facebook Statuses

 This week I downloaded “my year in Facebook statuses”.   Someone I hardly know and yet am virtual friends with anyway, had done a similar thing, which came up on my Facebook news-feed.  Clearly, they had enjoyed a lot of Pimms and a new niece, but had also been bored quite a lot.  I’m not sure … Continue reading