Busybodies in the UK

Today’s Guardian had an interview with a senior police officer who was predicting a summer of rage. This seems a little like a step in a “police bargaining with the government for more resources” strategy, rather than a realistic prediction. … Continue reading

Criminal Intent

Five musicians were awarded damages after a Ryanair pilot  refused to carry them, acting on the suspicion of an onboard psychologist. (This is clearly a man whose awareness of the limits of his own expertise had been misinformed by tv … Continue reading