Freedom Vs Fear, or; America can only be great when it is great for everyone.

In 1990 an American attorney called Mike Godwin made an observation about the nature of the prolonged debate on the internet, and coined a phrase that has since been referred to as “Godwin’s Law”: "As an online discussion grows longer, the probability of a comparison involving Hitler approaches 1” This can apply almost any discussion … Continue reading Freedom Vs Fear, or; America can only be great when it is great for everyone.

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Loot Crate DX January 2017, Review – or; A concise critique or the higher priced LC .

As a follow up to my review of the much enjoyed Loot Crate yesterday, the "Origins" theme carries on to the deluxe version. Obviously, there will be spoilers from here on out so be warned, and if you want to give these a go yourself feel free to use my link here. When first opening the … Continue reading Loot Crate DX January 2017, Review – or; A concise critique or the higher priced LC .

Loot Crate January 2017 Review, or; unboxing the core crate with the theme “Origins”

From time to time I will do reviews of nice things I get in the post. As a lot of these come from the U.S and takes a while to get here it won't usually be cutting edge info but obviously, spoilers ahead. (group shot at the bottom of the page!) If you want to … Continue reading Loot Crate January 2017 Review, or; unboxing the core crate with the theme “Origins”

Hue, Review -or; How I put a little more light and colour in my life.

I have recently embarked on a new step of trying to upgrade the way we live into a “smart home”, in particular in terms of lighting. In our home, we have a mix of energy saving bulbs and spotlights in groups of three.  Most particularly in the bedroom and living room, we have two each … Continue reading Hue, Review -or; How I put a little more light and colour in my life.

Renewable Energy, Renewed Hope – or; the brief unqualified argument for support of the Swansea Tidal Lagoon Project (with citations)

For this Blog post, I want to talk about a great engineering project which after many stalls, delays and re-thinks Britain may soon be about to undertake, the Tidal Lagoon Project. This nation has had a long history of leading the way in engineering,  Stephenson and his Rocket, Brunel and the SS Great Britain, Parsons … Continue reading Renewable Energy, Renewed Hope – or; the brief unqualified argument for support of the Swansea Tidal Lagoon Project (with citations)

New Years Resolutions – or why the calander should not work as an incentive

As has probably become clear I have started a new blog on January 1st.  I did this because I felt like I had some things I wanted to write about and that while I had an afternoon free I started with WordPress (as recommended by the Wife, check her blog out). I was speaking to … Continue reading New Years Resolutions – or why the calander should not work as an incentive