Of course, entertaining as all this is let’s not forget that he was tolerated by the party because of his enthusiasm for Brexit and his popularity with the HIGNFY viewers, but at the end of the day he’s never been *liked* by the party precisely because he’s not really particularly Tory; he’s more Orange Book Liberal than he is Tory.

Four resignations before breakfast — just need Nadine Dorries and Liz Truss to go and we can all go and dine at Milliways

Boost this toot if you’re refreshing your favourite real-time news provider website every half an hour or so to see if some more letters have gone in…

Boost this toot if you remember when the Internet (yes, I know) was supposed to be resilient to a nuclear attack where if a major node was taken out traffic would just route around the outage…

The lead character in The West Wing isn’t President Bartlett, but is actually Josh Lyman.

simon gray boosted

At the Royal London dermatology clinic. There is a plexiglass screen protecting the Christmas tree.

It has slots carved in the bottom, in case rodents might need entry to exchange or create gifts.

Today in my working day, I’m typing ‘wet pub’ a lot

70% less plastic. 140% more of a complete pain in the arse to break into.

This is how the BBC graphically represented ‘the race to Number 10’ back in 1974 — two pieces of coloured paper on rollers in a cardboard box with a window cut into it

Why Taboola, with your programmatically selected promoted stories you are completely spoiling us

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