Monthly Archives: October 2015

Down with expectations!

Read in The Guardian today that “The secret to happiness is low expectations.” Later read something on Twitter which I liked better: The greatest hazard of all, losing the self, can occur very quietly in the world, as if it were nothing … Continue reading

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There is no doubt about it: Tony Blair was on the warpath from early 2002

Today’s Guardian: If anybody still seriously doubted that Tony Blair assured George W Bush, up to a year before the war began, that Britain’s Labour government would support a US invasion of Iraq, then the March 2002 internal memo from … Continue reading

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