Posts Tagged ‘logic’

The Name Game

03Jan18

A caller to my radio show called me a “Remoaner” today. – I thought, is that all you’ve got, name calling? Instead of explaining to me just how these dinky little islands off the coast of northern Europe would be better off without being part of an international organisation which is the biggest tariff-free trade […]


Carmageddon

04Mar14

The logic of local councils is beyond me. At least two miles of my drive home from work is along streets filled with speed bumps. They’re called “traffic calming devices”, which is classic council double-speak. How can a passive word like “calming” be used to describe something that is designed to do violent damage to […]