Blog Review 591


What with the Home Secretary's announcement about cannabis a little story of what happens when you pursue the War on Drugs in this manner. As so often in social trends, the US is only a decade ahead of us.

Getting that Burmese cyclone in context: yes, it's horrific.

Again, the unintended consequences of regulation: in this case, reducing the knoweldge of the population.

An economic conundrum solved. Why haven't US wages risen with productivity? Answer, they have.

It can be amazing how the newspapers miss the background to a story, In this case, all of them missed the basic point about the Post Office and Royal Mail story.

Quite possibly the best video of the election season so far.

And finally, why is a bunch of Spaniards speaking Spanish on a football field different from a bunch of Latin Americans speaking Spanish on....?