Category Archives: aeroplanes

All the way home I'll be warming

Well, I never expected the aviation industry, of all groups, to do such a good deed for the environment this year. The green lungs of the planet must be breathing a sigh of relief as people are a little more … Continue reading

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Boris Johnson must hate your children…

… otherwise I can’t understand why he would want their finances, their homes and their very way of live ruined by runaway climate change in the near future. I’ve met a few people who, despite being reasonably aware of (and … Continue reading

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Flugzeit macht schrei

Congratulations, incidentally, to anyone flying this year: you’ll be complicit in the deaths of over forty people in the recent storms. That’s not strictly true, of course, but I’d like you to think of it as a hard-hitting metaphor. Pinning … Continue reading

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Actually, basically, you know, we're all a-gonna die

Post-Hutton whitewash, and facing a below-inflation licence fee increase, the BBC is very wary of being spotted criticising the government. So when its tolerance of Tony Blair’s blisteringly straight-faced hypocrisy reaches breaking point, then rather than decry him for the … Continue reading

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