Daily archives: January 25, 2005


Guess who’s cybersquatting michaelhowardmp.org?

via Tankerx, who, as with so many people engaging in the immigration debate, is missing some of the pertinent facts. Britain’s becoming an older country, our net population, particularly in Scotland, is dropping. Making economic immigration easier will cut the number of illegal immigrants working below minimum wage on the black economy meaning more money in taxes and improvements all round.

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Digested reads

Just finished Gangland, an interesting history of twentieth century British crime, if a little infodump-ish in the amount of data on every page.

Started Fast Food Nation, sort of a literary companion to Supersize Me.

Next on the must read list is probably 1421: The year China discovered the world (but don’t tell Emily, because it’s actually her book.)

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