Floppity MD

This is the first installment of Matazone’s “Floppity MD” series – and it’s well worth spending a couple of minutes looking at more recent installments, too: they provide an all-too-easily forgotten warning about purple, scalpel-carrying, semi-psychopathic cuddly toys. I believe there may be a Hugh Laurie reference or two in there as well. […]

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Anyone’d Think I was Addicted

It’s another one of those posts about drug policy, I’m aftaid: this week’s All in the Mind covered the Portuguese experiment with decriminalisation (about which I posted recently), and is available to listen for the next few days.  Depressingly, one of the contributors dropped a fairly broad hint – accurately, I think – that the UK […]

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The Telegraph has Got me Worried – or Given me an Investment Idea

A short time ago, I mentioned George Pitcher’s extraordinarily lame showing on the Today programme, when he was invited to talk about assisted suicide.  I included a link to his blog – and, I admit it, this was partly intended so that he’d get an “incoming link” notification and either make a comment here, or refer […]

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