@help when trying to use the m.b sharing extension from The Guardian newspaper app, there is no ‘post’ button.

Locked down in London.

Ok, official UK govt advice still seems to be that I should trek across London (via public transport) with my pre-school girls to bring them to their nursery (located @ImperialCollege where I work).


Trump is a narcissistic idiot who only cares about the Fed & how he wasn’t wrong about Google (he was). He makes Pence seem reasonable; Birx, Fauci &c on the US coronavirus team actually seem like experts.

So why isn’t Boris and the UK giving us similar information?

  • Imperial College (my employer)
  • The University & Colleges Union
  • Hertz
  • A yoga studio in New Jersey
  • The Royal Astronomical Society
  • My gym
  • Deliveroo
  • Several politicians in San Francisco, where I lived 20 years ago
  • Cubitts Opticians
  • The Institute of Physics
  • The International Astronomical Union

Just had a wonderful rendezvous with old friend and present-day Bohemist @PeterZusi, made possible by the otherwise unpleasant #USSstrike. We haven’t seen each other since University — only our friends know how long that is (a long time).

Unconscious bias: Walked into the men’s room at the V&A museum. The walls were pink, so I immediately walked back out to check that it was really the Men’s room — even though the first thing I had seen was a row of urinals.