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My best April Fool’s day pranks

Apr 1st, 2009 | By

By far the best, our very own  The New 5 Star Raft Hotels group launches on (some of my friends “bought” it!) Then Guardian switching to Twitter-only version (!) and Gmail’s Autopilot is just hilarious

Tea & culture!

Mar 28th, 2009 | By

If you have not, you must.  Visit the Wallace Collection in London. Not only is it a fine collection of works of art, paintings, furniture, porcelain, but the wonderful tea-room is alone worth a visit. [nggallery id=3] See also: The Wallace Collection website

“The God delusion”, by Richard Dawkins

Mar 27th, 2009 | By

Why read this book? These excerpts speak for the book: [Referring to Julia Sweeny ] My first call from my mother was more of a scream. ‘Atheist? ATHEIST?!?!’ […] I think that my parents had been mildly disappointed when I’d said I didn’t believe in God any more, but being an atheist was another thing
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“Atlas Shrugged” movie suggested cast

Mar 27th, 2009 | By

Atlas Shrugged book cover Who will be John Galt? My favourite book is Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand, so I am naturally excited about the prospect of a movie based on the book. There is quite a frenzy out there about the imminent (with some question marks) production of Atlas Shrugged (just do a search
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