It is Sunday morning and the sun is shining here in the Black Country despite everything. So I will start the day by sharing my thoughts with my readers because the news was a little revolting. I’ll start with a nice picture to cheer you all up.
Reflecting on this week, I wondered about our local Christmas lights. They aren’t much to shout about. I wondered if reflective ribbon could be used or fluorescent paint to make it look a bit more like Christmas. There are lots of lights they are just not very Christmassy. Maybe, we should all wear something reflective? (more…)
It’s Sunday and so I try to write another Sunday ramble, even though I’m half asleep. I’m on my third cup of tea and the caffeine isn’t yet working it’s magic. People used to worship the sun and the moon, hence the names for the days of the week. People still go to church on Sunday! (more…)
I have some qualifications in electrical science, but you don’t really need to understand electricity to switch a light on. Press the switch and the light comes on. You don’t even think about what’s happening inside the switch, cables or power station. You take all that for granted. We take too much for granted in economics and that’s why we don’t understand it. (more…)