Monthly Archives: July 2016

Hooray for History…

As a fellow Manxman who got married to a Dutch man in the Netherlands, let me wish this happy couple all the best for their future.

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Strike 2…

Back in March, I blogged about my experience with the Microsoft Band 2, summarising it as a “nice idea, but bad execution”. After three months of use, the strap had begun to split. I bought it from Amazon UK, and … Continue reading

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The Superhumans

Excellently done! Although, for most of this, I’ll be the one saying no, I can’t… Sigh.

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The Brexit Nightmare

Here’s a good summary of the mess that the UK has got itself into, and why extricating itself from it will probably take years. Normal service will not be resumed soon. I particularly liked: Q: I thought Boris said we … Continue reading

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Yet Another Facepalm

Britain has been on something of a roller coaster ride in the last few weeks, and I’ve been looking on in fascinated horror. My worst fears were confirmed when a majority of compatriots chose the nuclear option, otherwise known as … Continue reading

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