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It may be early-onset senility to blame, but Im sure the FA Cup Final used to be far more memorable Vast phalanxes of the worried well are marching on specialist dementia clinics, it was reported recently, after confusing typical signs of the incurable condition that is middle age with symptoms of early onset Alzheimers.
The Independent | 17 hours, 50 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
It's round two of Britain versus Europe but what has changed since 1975? Somewhere in a drawer at home I still have the pamphlets posted through the door of every household 40 years ago, to prepare us for our first national referendum on staying in Europe, funnily enough.
The Independent | 17 hours, 57 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Valuing a higher concept of man A Christian Science perspective: It's natural to live in accord with a better standard of behavior.
The Christian Science Monitor | 17 hours, 57 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Can you tell the difference between Bush and Obama on the Patriot Act? | Trevor Timm Obamas critics often say that theres no daylight between him and Bush when it comes to surveillance. Take our quiz and decide for yourselfDick Cheney and George W Bush were widely condemned by Democrats for their baseless fear-mongering to pressure member
The Guardian | 18 hours, 26 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Professor, clean thyself: a catalogue of irritants at the British Library | Steven Poole An influx of students has annoyed the denizens of the stacks. But before they criticise, they should take a long, hard sniff at their own insanitary tweedThe British Library, like the BBC and the Royal Mail, is one of our great national institutions, so i
The Guardian | 19 hours, 1 minute ago | comment? | recommend
The obsession with natural birth is just another way to judge a woman | Hadley Freeman Judgments rain down on pregnant women not least when they opt for a little medical assistanceFew things drive the British press quite so demented as the thought of a pregnant woman with a choice. Illegal immigrants eating swans? This weeks most dangerous
The Guardian | 19 hours, 17 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Little wonder that my dreams in Nablus are so disturbing | Giles Fraser: Loose canon One features dominion, another separation. Its no surprise that one academic describes Israels West Bank policy not as petty apartheid, but grand apartheidIt had the size and colour of a mouse, bulging in the middle, with legs like a spider. It scuttled a
The Guardian | 19 hours, 19 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
The Proms must be dragged into the 21st century The Proms has a new director. David Pickard, currently artistic director at the Glyndebourne Opera Festival, will take over the Proms later this year. He will report to the controller of BBC Radio 3, Alan Davey.
The Independent | 19 hours, 26 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
I started receiving benefits after being given less than 3 years to live. And now the Government wants to make life even harder for people like me The latest decision by the Government to cap benefits to a maximum of 23,000 a year worries me. Not for myself as much, but for those who will be affected by it and the other welfare cuts to come. I know theyll be as shocked I was when I entered into the
The Independent | 19 hours, 32 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
DeSantis tries to win over establishment Busy day at the DCCC Shea-Porter ready for round 3 vs. Guinta Read full story for latest details.
Politico | 20 hours, 22 minutes ago | comment? | recommend