Closing all London primarily schools is absolutely the right thing to do (& an expected u-turn from this omnishambolic gov’t) but my own work/research/teaching effectiveness is going to plummet. Apologies to my colleagues/students/collaborators.
As a country we have decided… that we prioritise children returning to school. But… we have also had…Christmas mixing.
So we haven’t really prioritised schools, have we?
Latkes, cooked in Vegetable oil, not schmaltz, but served with applesauce (pink, of course, in honour of my grandmother)
Call me a curmudgeon, but this shouldn’t be presented as a couple heroically working to save their wedding at the last minute, but rather as selfishly endangering people when they already have the information to know better.
I’ve eaten pork and shellfish my whole life without any guilt, but this feels really transgressive.
RIP Arecibo Telescope, Puerto Rico, USA. The passing of a literal giant of astronomy.
Peace & love, everyone. We’re crying with relief and joy.
I assume the CNN US Election Coverage/Octonauts demographic overlap is pretty small, but in our house, when we hear “Key Race Alert” we think “Creature Report” (and hope for a dance break).
“Breaking News: No winner has been called in Presidential election” -CNN