Monthly Archives: March 2013

Should we be worried about North Korea yet?

North Korea have a reputation for making empty threats and kicking up a fuss to gain attention. Over the past few months, however, they’ve demonstrated that they have the ability to launch objects into space, something which hints towards the

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Bic pens (or Stationery Lover’s Tragedy)

I am a self confessed stationery freak. I enjoy spending ages in stationery shops like Colemans and Staples and just looking at all the pretty notebooks and pens. Oh god, the pens. So when my pens start running out, it’s

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Why we need stricter press regulations in the UK, and why it doesn’t hurt free speech.

Press regulation has been a hot topic in the UK for some time now, more so recently after Parliament drew a Royal Charter for it. As you might expect, certain parts of the media have strong feelings about this, as

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UK Budget 2013 (or George Osborne spins a nice story that no-one really believes)

It’s that time of the year where the Chancellor for the Exchequer outlines his plan to save the economy and tells us all that his plan has been working along, albeit slowly.¬†Using the jargon free BBC key points article, you

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So about that Lent thing…

As I mentioned yesterday, I’ve given up giving up Facebook for Lent two weeks early. Although to be completely honest, I’d used it a couple of times beforehand anyway. Thing is, it was also an experiment and I got more

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I’m back, by the way.

Hello! Been gone slightly longer than I planned. Turned out I got quite a cold (not man flu, I will troll you into oblivion if that turns up on my comments -.-) over the course of my ‘break’ and it’s

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So I’m gonna not blog for a week

The last few days I’ve been noticeably run down and tired. As an example,¬† I’ve spent the best part of today in bed while my anti virus slow scans my PC. This leads to me not doing a great deal

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