An excellent outlining  of the problems with ethanol and biofuels. Of course, our Masters took the decision to insist upon them before they found out anything about them. Par for the course.
As, for example, with the proposed rules  about ISPs and their policing of file sharing. Not technically possible.
Looks like the euro (if it doesn't collapse first) could supplant  the dollar as the international reserve currency of choice in the next decade. Not that this actually means very much of course....
How to get around the smoking ban .
A look at the British medical blogging  scene.
When picture captioning  goes wrong.