The highest level of special

I was struck by the recent handholding – well three fingers (probably better than two) holding with Donald Trump. What on earth was the attachment to our dear leader’s arm? It is reminiscent of one of those anti-theft devices that supermarkets attach to their most expensive bottles of whisky. So I wondered who was so… Read more

Why didn’t the Skripals die on the spot?

I thought this conundrum worth highlighting as ‘Aunt Theresa’s’ Strong and Stable Military Grade Novichok’ now starts to raise a painful smile. It then actually turns out that a ‘military grade deadly nerve agent’ is, as we are now beginning to learn, not necessarily especially military or deadly after all. The ‘recall’ is probably thanks,… Read more