April 1st is Stupid Aid Day: tackling growing bureaucracy and stupidity

The world is getting more stupid. And there is now something you can do about it on ‘Stupid Aid Day’- appropriately on Friday April 1st-. This is a chance for everyone to fight back against ‘the Computer says No’ moments and other examples of stupidity in the world by submitting your examples of stupid thinking […]

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Dream School – do the kids need ‘Tedia Studies’?

There was a fascinating clash of cultures highlighted in the new Jamie Oliver reality TV show ‘Dream School’ when historian David Starkey sought to teach a group of ‘difficult’16 year-olds. We witnessed a war of wills between a classically educated master and the young people; the master, upholding an Oxbridge regime of deference, respect and […]

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